Wellness Made Easy

Wicomico Resources for Children

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Eastern Shore

Phone: 410-543-2447

Executive Director:  Jessica Mimms – jmimms@shorebiglittle.org

Website: www.shorebiglittle.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

Phone: 302-622-3300

Chief Development & Strategy Officer:  Justin Rodstrom – justin.rodstrom@scouting.org

Website: www.delmarvacouncil.org 

Educational, recreational and leadership programs for boys ages 6-17.  Programs emphasize character development, citizenship training, and personal fitness.

Delmarva Discovery Center

Phone: 410-957-9933

Executive Director:  Stacey Weisner – stacey@delmarvadiscovercenter.org

Website: www.delmarvadiscoverycenter.org

Museum interpreting the natural and cultural heritage of Delmarva through exhibits and educational programs for adults and children.

Easterseals DE & MD Eastern Shore

Phone: 410-546-2894

Executive Director: Ken Sklenar – Email: ksklenar@esdel.org 

Website: http://www.esdel.org

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

Phone: 443-783-3683

Executive Director: JoAnn Blackmon – joann@epochdreamcenter.com

Administrative Dir: Elisabeth Murphy – elisabeth@epochdreamcenter.com

Website: www.epochdreamcenter.com

After-school and summer enrichment programs for elementary and middle school youth serving the Hebron community.

Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay

Phone: 410-742-5107

Local Director:  Denise Eberspeaker – deberspeaker@cbgsc.org

Website: www.gscb.org  

Educational, recreational, and leadership programs for girls ages 5-17.  Emphasis on character development, self-esteem, and responsibility.

Horizons Salisbury

Phone: 410-572-4046

Executive Director: Joe Laque – jlaque@horizonssalisbury.org

Website: www.horizonssalisbury.org

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

Phone: 410-749-1563

Executive Director: Debbie Donaway – debbie.donaway@gmail.com 

Website: www.sbyurbanministries.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

Phone: 410-749-7771

Executive Director:  Capts. Matthew & Christina Trantham – matthew.trantham@uss.salvationarmy.org 

Website: http://salvationarmymwv.org

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

Phone: 410-749-3612

Executive Director: Ashley Teagle – ateagle@wicomico.org 

Website: http://www.wicomicolibraries.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

Phone: 410-641-4598

Executive Director: Steven Taylor – staylor@gowoyo.org   

Website: www.gowoyo.org

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

Phone: 410-749-0101

Executive Director:  Deanna Harrell – dharrell@ymcachesapeake.org

Website: www.ymcachesapeake.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

Website: https://sites.google.com/wcboe.org/wicomico-judy-center/home

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.