Wicomico Resources for Children
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: Stacey Weisner – firstname.lastname@example.org
Museum interpreting the natural and cultural heritage of Delmarva through exhibits and educational programs for adults and children.
Easterseals DE & MD Eastern Shore
Executive Director: Ken Sklenar – Email: email@example.com
Physical, occupational, and speech therapy for children with special needs, as well as a specialized summer and respite camps (Camp Fairlee, Chestertown).
Eleven 21 Inc. – EPOCH Dream Center
Executive Director: JoAnn Blackmon – firstname.lastname@example.org
Administrative Dir: Elisabeth Murphy – email@example.com
After-school and summer enrichment programs for elementary and middle school youth serving the Hebron community.
Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay
Local Director: Denise Eberspeaker – firstname.lastname@example.org
Educational, recreational, and leadership programs for girls ages 5-17. Emphasis on character development, self-esteem, and responsibility.
Executive Director: Joe Laque – email@example.com
Year round academic enrichment program for at-risk children. Program includes year round tutoring and mentoring, as well as a summer enrichment camp for youth K – 8 grade in Wicomico County.
Salisbury Urban Ministries
Executive Director: Debbie Donaway – firstname.lastname@example.org
Youth and family outreach, including the Kids’ Café after school & summer program, God’s Kitchen soup kitchen, Lazarus Food Pantry, Prescription assistance and Saturday Mens’ Welcome Center for homeless men.
The Salvation Army Lower Eastern Shore
Executive Director: Capts. Matthew & Christina Trantham – email@example.com
Emergency assistance for those in crisis, food pantry, youth centers, sports and recreational programs, after school and tutoring programs, and senior citizen social activities. Youth served in Salisbury (2 locations) and Crisfield.
Wicomico County Library
Executive Director: Ashley Teagle – firstname.lastname@example.org
Provides information services including library materials, free internet access, programs and classes for all ages, and public meeting space. Offers Project READ, an adult literacy program.
Worcester Youth & Family Counseling
Executive Director: Steven Taylor – email@example.com
Professional counseling services at subsidized costs for individuals, couples, and families; Court
Appointed Special Advocate; SAGES /SABERS youth program for middle schoolers; Family Connections resource center.
YMCA of the Chesapeake
Executive Director: Deanna Harrell – firstname.lastname@example.org
Provides recreation, physical fitness, and wellness programs for all ages. Includes facilities in Salisbury, Pocomoke City, and Cambridge. Offers LiveSTRONG program to support individuals with cancer.
Wicomico Judy Center
Address: Beaver Run Elementary School, 31481 Old Ocean City Rd, Salisbury, MD 21804, Phone: 410 677-5101 & Pemberton Elementary School, 1300 Pemberton Dr, Salisbury, MD 21801, Phone: 410 677-5809
Coordinator: Trina Tilghman
The mission of the Judy Centers is to provide comprehensive, integrated, full-day, full-year services that promote school readiness for children birth through age five. The Judy Centers’ purpose is to ensure school readiness for all students entering school.