Student Care Support Services

Over the course of the last few years Dalton Local Schools has seen an increase in the need for Student Care Support Services. As a District we want to support the needs of our students so they are able to enter the classroom ready to learn. Families with children in the District may also contact our School Guidance Counselors, our Clinical Counselor, or our District CARE Team Family Support Specialist.

Melissa Carathers, Elementary and Middle School Guidance Counselor - mcarathers@daltonlocal.org

Luke Grau, High School Guidance Counselor - lgrau@daltonlocal.org

Ann Dennison, District Clinical Counselor - adennison@daltonlocal.org

Diane Merriman, District CARE Team Family Support Specialist - dmerriman@daltonlocal.org


To contact Mrs. Carathers, Mrs. Dennison, and Ms. Merriman, please call 330-828-2405 and press (2) for our Elementary School. To contact Mr. Grau, please call 330-828-2405 and press (4) for the High School.

Below are local and national Care Support Service providers.

Underlined Text = Link to Website


Comprehensive Behavioral Health Services

Wooster Community Hospital

1761 Beall Avenue

Wooster, Ohio 44691

(330) 263-8100


Counseling Center of Wayne and Holmes Counties

2285 Benden Dr

Wooster, Ohio 44691

(330) 264-9029


859 S. Main St.

Orrville, Ohio 44667

(330) 683-5106


212 N. Washington St.

Millersburg, Ohio 44654

(330) 674-6697


8 N. Main St.

Rittman, Ohio 44 270


8598 Hartman Rd.

Wadsworth, Ohio 44281

(234) 217-8589

http://www.tccwadsworth.org


Mental Health Recovery Board of Wayne and Holmes Counties

1985 Eagle Pass

Wooster, OH 44691

(330) 264-2527


OneEighty

104 Spink St

Gault Liberty Center

Wooster, Ohio 44691

(330) 264-8498

Crisis Hotline: (800) 686-1122


Wayne County Health Department

203 S Walnut St.

Wooster, OH 44691

(330) 264-9590


Facilities

Anazao

2587 Back Orrville Rd

Wooster, Ohio 44691

(330) 264-9597


Hotlines

Wayne County Crisis Hotline

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

(330) 264-2527 or (330) 264-9029


National Suicide Prevention Hotline

Talk with a skilled, trained counselor at a crisis center in our area, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

(800) 273-TALK (8255)


Crisis Text Line

Free emotional support and information to teens in any type of crisis, including feeling suicidal. Text with a trained specialists 24 hours a day.

Text “HOME” to 741741


Your Life Your Voice

For pre-teens, teens, and young adults who are in crisis or feeling overwhelmed. Call, text, chat, or email.

(800) 448-3000 or Text “VOICE” to 20121


Online Resources

Suicide Prevention Lifeline


Suicide Prevention Resource Center


Trevor Project


Parent Toolkit with a Wealth of Information and Resources


Stark County Mental Health Resources