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Children & Youth Services

Akron Urban League
440 Vernon Odom Blvd, Akron, OH 44307
330-434-3101
Volunteer link: http://www.akronurbanleague.org/volunteer

Autism Society of Greater Akron
701 S Main St, Akron, OH 44311
330-940-1441
Volunteer link: http://autismakron.org/index.php/get-involved/volunteer

Big Brothers & Sisters of Portage County
705 Oakwood St., suite 115, Ravenna, OH 44266
330-296-6655

Centers for Families & Children
4500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH, 44103
216-432-7200
Volunteer link: http://www.thecentersohio.org/GetInvolved/Volunteer.aspx

Chagrin Falls Park Community Center
(Program for children and families.)
7060 Woodland Avenue, Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44023 (40 minutes North of Kent, OH)
440-247-6030

Family & Community Services, Inc.
705 Oakwood St., Suite 221, Ravenna, OH 44266
330-297-7027
Website: https://www.fcsohio.org/index.php

The FIT Program & Nicole Gerami, LLC
23825 CommercePark Road Suite B, Beachwood, OH 44122
216-292-7370
Website: http://nicolegerami.com/fit.php

Happy Day School
2500 Brady Lake Rd, Ravenna, OH 44266
330-678-2400
Website: http://www.pcbmrdd.org/?q=node/104

Hattie Larlham Foundation
9772 Diagonal Rd., Mantua, OH 44255
330-274-2272, ext. 3113
Volunteer link: http://www.hattielarlham.org/v/volunteer.asp

Junior Achievement (Akron)
1563 Firestone Pkwy, Akron, OH 44301
330-434-1875
Volunteer link: https://www.juniorachievement.org/web/ja- norcentohio/volunteer;jsessionid=71FB1625E462949638CDE258D7413AE5
Website: https://www.juniorachievement.org/web/ja-norcentohio

Kent Parks and Recreation
497 Middlebury Road, Kent, OH 44240
330-673-8897
Website: http://www.kentparksandrec.com/

KidsLink Neurobehavioral Center
2132 Case Pkwy, Twinsburg, OH 44087
330-963-8600
Website: http://www.kidslinkohio.com/resources/

LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland
6600 Detroit Ave, Cleveland, OH 44102
216-651-5428
Volunteer link: http://lgbtcleveland.org/volunteer.html

National Center for Safety Initiatives
6001 Cochran Rd, Solon, OH 44139
440-542-9690
Website: http://www.ncsisafe.com/Default.aspx

Ohio Department of Youth Services - Juvenile Correctional Facilities
Cuyahoga Hills Juvenile Correctional Facility: http://www.dys.ohio.gov/Inside-DYS/Juvenile-Correctional-Facilities/Cuyahoga-Hills-JCF
Indian River Juvenile Correctional Facility: http://www.dys.ohio.gov/Inside-DYS/Juvenile-Correctional-Facilities/Indian-River-JCF
Contact information can be found by visiting links above.  May also contact Ryan Smith (Ryan.Smith@dys.ohio.gov), Recovery Services Administrator, for more information about internship opportunities.

Portage County Children Services
520 N Chestnut St, Ravenna, OH 44266
330-296-5552
Website: http://www.childrensadvantage.org/

Portage Learning Center
145 N Chestnut St., Lower Level, Ravenna, OH 44266
330-297-7795
Website: http://portagelearningcenters.com
Volunteer Link: http://portagelearningcenters.com/get-involved/volunteer/

Project GRAD
400 West Market Street, Akron, OH 44303
330-761-3113
Volunteer link: http://www.projectgradakron.org/volunteer

Ronald McDonald House of Akron
245 Locust Street, Akron, OH 44302
330-253-5400
Volunteer link: http://www.rmhakron.org/en/how-you-can-help

St. Joseph’s Learning Center
2617 Waterloo Rd., Mogadore, OH 44312
330-628-9550
Website: http://stjosephschoolrandolph.org/

Youth Challenge
800 Sharon Dr., Westlake, OH 44145 (near Cleveland)
440-892-1001
Website: http://youthchallengesports.com/Main/Home.aspx