Family Support Specialists Provide Social-Emotional Assistance
Canton Local has partnered with the United Way of Stark County to provide a Family Support Specialist (FSS) to work alongside school iCARE teams. The iCARE team collaborates to address challenges facing students and their families and helps them overcome barriers to learning by connecting family, school, and community. iCARE teams provide clothing, community agency referrals, food, health and hygiene products, holiday assistance, mentoring of parents and students, shelter, and many other social and emotional supports.
Family Support Specialist (FSS)
330.484.8020, ext. 1129.