Somerset Resources for Youth
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Eastern Shore
Executive Director: Jessica Mimms – firstname.lastname@example.org
Provides children facing adversity with enrichment and a strong, professionally supported one-to-one relationship that will change his or her life for the better, forever. Programs inspire children to stay in school and to avoid drugs and other risky behaviors, while giving them the tools necessary to succeed and have a better and brighter future.
Del-Mar-Va Council, Boy Scouts of America
Chief Development & Strategy Officer: Justin Rodstrom – email@example.com
Educational, recreational and leadership programs for boys ages 6-17. Programs emphasize character development, citizenship training, and personal fitness.
Delmarva Discovery Center
Executive Director: Jennifer Merritt – Jen@Delmarvadiscoverycenter.org
Museum interpreting the natural and cultural heritage of Delmarva through exhibits and educational programs for adults and children.
Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay
Local Director: Denise Eberspeaker – firstname.lastname@example.org
Girl Scouts provides leadership development to girls in grades K-12th. We continue to provide girls with girl-led, girl-only programming in the core areas of STEM, Outdoors, Life Skills, and Entrepreneurship. Additionally, we are emphasizing three areas that are critical to girls’ success right now: supporting girls’ mental health, mitigating learning loss, and helping girls reflect the values of justice and fairness.
It Takes a Village to Help Our Children
Executive Director: Darlene Taylor – email@example.com
After-school & summer programs for Somerset County youth. Includes the Shoreway to College program which introduces youth to college options.
One Year to Empowerment
Executive Director: Dr. Samantha Scott – firstname.lastname@example.org
Mentoring and enrichment program, active primarily during the school year, for middle & high school girls, offering monthly activities, volunteering and more to empower girls and build self-esteem for healthy, balanced lives.
The Salvation Army Lower Eastern Shore
Executive Director: Capts. Matthew & Christina Trantham – email@example.com
Youth sports programs, after-school care, and summer camp. Senior citizen social activities and Pickleball Club. Emergency assistance for those in crisis, food pantry, and utility and rental assistance.
The Homeless Alliance for the Lower Shore (HALS) Resource Guide
This guide is created by the Homeless Alliance for the Lower Shore (HALS) and serves as a resource guide for Wicomico, Worcester, and Somerset Counties. Please reference and/or print this PDF for updated information as of August 2021.