What does StarkMHAR do?

Funds Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery funds Stark County service agencies who provide mental health and substance abuse prevention, intervention and treatment. In addition, StarkMHAR acts as a safety net for the community, providing services to people who could not access them due to a lack of resources.

Advocates StarkMHAR serves as the voice of advocacy and works to reduce stigma within our community. Working with state and local legislators as well as community stakeholders, StarkMHAR communicates with legislators on behalf of people who struggle with mental health and addiction recovery.

Educates StarkMHAR’s Training Center provides educational opportunities for funded provider network clinical staff, as well as for the greater community. StarkMHAR is pleased to offer a robust, year-round professional training schedule ranging from half-day events to multiple session training opportunities.