WAYNE COUNTY, OHIO
2-1-1 Infolink: 2-1-1 is the telephone number set aside by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for information and referral on human services, and it facilitates the critical connections between people seeking to get or give help, and the appropriate agencies. To access 2-1-1 InfoLink, simply dial 2-1-1 from your home or cell phone. You may also access the online database of resources available in Wayne and Holmes Counties by visiting www.211wayneholmes.org.
Ohio Help Me Grow: www.helpmegrow.ohio.gov
Ohio Here to Help: OhioHeretoHelp
Orrville Public Library: http://www.orrville.lib.oh.us/
Wayne County Public Library: https://www.wcpl.info/
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For School District websites, click on School Community Partnership
For FCFC Member websites, click on Members
State Support Team 9: http://www.sst9.org/
Ohio Coalition for the Education of Children with Disabilities: www.ocecd.org
Redtreehouse.org is designed to be a welcoming and vibrant online community of resources for Ohio families and professionals to help children and young adults (prenatal through age 25) meet daily needs, overcome challenges, and develop their fullest potential. Visit www.redtreehouse.org
Ohio Means Jobs: www.ohiomeansjobs.com
Also visit: www.wayneohio.org
Wayne County Events Calendar: www.waynecountyevents.com/calendar/calendar.aspx
For information on behavioral health services in Wayne County, check out our Mental Health & Recovery Board's website.
Wayne County is Ohio's rural
heartland with its rolling hills, lush woods, and scenic farmland, and has much
to offer to both its residents and visitors. Wayne County is home to the cities
of Wooster, Orrville, and Rittman, and is home to the villages of Apple Creek,
Burbank, Congress, Creston, Dalton, Doylestown, Fredericksburg,
Marshallville, Mount Eaton, Shreve, Smithville, and West Salem. In addition to
the rural scenery and the exciting offerings of the Wooster micropolis, Wayne
County is also home to numerous world-renowned companies, including The J.M.
Smucker Company, Wooster Brush Company, and LuK USA.
Quick Facts about Wayne County:
|Established||August 15, 1796|
|Land Area||555 square miles|
|City of Wooster||43,204|
|Median Household Income||41,802|
|Children Living in Poverty||17%|
|Children under 18 yrs old||29,253 (25.7% of the population)|