Stark County

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UH Twinsburg Health Center
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Here are your morning headlines for Wednesday, June 6:

photo of Deliverance House 2
COMMQUEST SERVICES

Stark County is doubling its capacity for treating women dealing with drug or alcohol addiction. CommQuest Services has opened a second residential treatment facility with 17 beds for women.

Treatment at Deliverance House II lasts three to four months and includes counseling and job training. Conquest spokesman Mike Garcar says another focus is post-care treatment.

Ohio 10-year map of infant mortality
Ohio Department of Health

A Stark County initiative has made strides toward decreasing the rate of infant mortality in the county.

Toward Health Resiliency for Infant Vitality and Equity, or THRIVE, is a collaboration of community residents, organizations and businesses. It provides education and resources for new parents and expectant mothers.

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