Community Resources

Community Resources Guide from MVESC – The County Resource Guides are designed for you to use as a reference tool to help students and their families connect with services and resources available in the Muskingum Valley ESC region.

Allwell Behavioral Health Services – Allwell Behavioral Health Services is a private, not-for-profit provider of comprehensive community mental health services in Coshocton, Guernsey, Morgan, Muskingum, Noble and Perry counties.

GED/High School Equivalency – Mid-East Career and Technology Centers offers high school equivalency courses on a regular basis.

Cedar Ridge Behavioral Health Services – Cedar Ridge offers residential treatment, recovery housing, outpatient treatment and other substance abuse treatment services.

Muskingum County Job and Family Services – Muskingum County Job and Family Services provides services such as temporary cash assistance, food assistance, medical assistance, subsidized child care to families transitioning to self sufficiency as well as services to individuals and families.

Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department – Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department offers a number of health-related services to the area, including vaccinations, pediatric well checks, early intervention, social work, WIC services, and more.

Ohio Means Jobs – Ohio Means Jobs is Ohio’s free, online career counseling center that connects businesses to job seekers and provides career services to all Ohioans.

The Anchor Church – The Anchor Church is a local church that is committed to “restoring people to a greater purpose”.

National Resources

National Fatherhood Initiative – National Fatherhood Initiative transforms organizations and communities by equipping them to intentionally and proactively engage fathers in their children’s lives.

National Center for Fathering – –  National Center for Fathering strives to improve the lives of children and establish a positive fathering and family legacy that will impact future generations by inspiring and equipping fathers and father figures to be actively engaged in the life of every child.

National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse – The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse is an Office of Family Assistance (OFA) funded national resource for fathers, practitioners, programs/Federal grantees, states, and the public at-large who are serving or interested in supporting strong fathers and families. – is an independent publication that seeks to to empower men to raise great kids and lead more fulfilling adult lives.

Ohio Commission on Fatherhood – Ohio Commission on Fatherhood’s mission is to enhance the well-being of Ohio’s children by providing opportunities for fathers to become better parents, partners and providers.

All Pro Dad – All Pro Dads is a group of people passionately committed to bringing intentional focus to fathers around the world.

Waterford Upstart  – Waterford Upstart is a no cost resource funded by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. Upstart is available to 4 year old children and will provide an academic boost before they begin kindergarten. Upstart can be accessed online and focuses on reading comprehension, math, and science. The total required usage is only 15-20 minutes a day, 5 days per week

ForeverDads Resources

Nurturing Fathers for Life Brochure – Get more information on our Nurturing Fathers for Life program.

Survival Skills for Healthy Families Brochure –  Get more information on our Survival Skills for Healthy Families program.

Survival Skills for Healthy Families Registration – Use this form to register for our Survival Skills for Healthy Families program.

Bootcamp Poster – Get more information on out Bootcamp programs.