Economic Mobility Center

Our Economic Mobility Center offers economic mobility programs that help participants build long-term, fiscal independence, creating a cycle of financial success throughout the community.

The Economic Mobility Center offers appointment based assistance for income taxes, auto repairs, and birth certificate & ID vouchers. By learning more, you can submit an online application for the services provided directly through the Economic Mobility Center.



Get back on the road at a price you can afford. Auto Repair provides families with financial assistance they need for costly vehicle repairs.

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File your federal and state taxes for free through our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. We offer professional tax services to low-to-moderate income families, helping them to save money each year through valuable tax credits.

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This program provides birth certificates and photo IDs to those living in a Continuum of Care shelter or those entering an addiction recovery program.

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United Way of Greater Stark County is pleased to join the partnership that supports, a searchable community resource website supported by Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery (StarkMHAR), Stark County Job & Family Services, Stark Educational Service Center, Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Stark County Family Court and Stark County Family Council. 

With this partnership, Stark County 2-1-1 will close its 2-1-1 information line and online database. This move will establish as the primary source of information about community resources in Stark County.

Community Resource Guide

Mental Health and Childhood Poverty: A Virtual Panel Discussion

Event:  A Discussion of Stark’s Future: Mental Health and Childhood Poverty Date: March 9th, 8:30 – 9:30 AM  | Type of event: Virtual panel Pre-registration required. Register today here   When you think of children, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Most people think of children playing, laughing, and overall, being happy. Unfortunately, this is not every child’s ...

Power of the Purse

The Piazza Room at La Pizzaria 3656 Dressler Rd. NW, Canton, OH

United Way of Greater Stark County Presents Power of the Purse The Piazza Room at La Pizzaria 3656 Dressler Rd NW, Canton, OH Thursday, April 20th, 2023 5:30pm – 8:30pm Power of the Purse is an evening of camaraderie and charity that brings together the community to encourage, enlighten, and engage families in our community. For sponsorship information, please click ...