Child Guidance & Family Solutions is a 501(c)3 nonprofit agency. Income from insurance payments and other sources does not completely cover the cost of counseling, case management, early childhood prevention, refugee support and other services we offer.

You can help us continue to serve children, teens, adults and families who experience mental health crises and concerns by making a one-time or recurring, tax-deductible contribution. 

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Setting up a monthly online donation is the very best way you can help.

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Donate by Check

If you would like to donate by check, please make checks payable to 'Child Guidance & Family Solutions' and send to:

Child Guidance & Family Solutions
Attn: Development Department
18 N. Forge Street
Akron, OH 44304

We do not accept donations of household goods, toys, tickets or other merchandise for clients.

SAVE THE DATE! Growing Up Akron

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Mark your calendars! The 11th Annual Growing Up Akron fundraising event will return on Friday, August 11, 2023!

To be held at Canal Park, this family-friendly event will feature ballpark activities including batting practice, running the bases, the giant inflatable slide for kids, tasty ballpark fare and more. Stay tuned for news regarding ticket availability and sponsorship opportunities.

Email us at to be sure you get an invitation with all the details, or sign up below:

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