Wellness Made Easy

Worcester Resources for Youth

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.

One Year to Empowerment

Phone: 443-359-0662 Executive Director:  Dr. Samantha Scott – oneyeartoempowerment@gmail.com Website: oneyeartoempowerment.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

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.

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.

Worcester County GOLD

Phone: 410-667-6830 Executive Director: Sandy Sipes – WorcesterCountyGOLD@gmail.com Website: http://www.worcestergold.org Provides emergency financial assistance for Worcester County residents including rental and utility assistance, food, clothing, and other essential needs. Holds annual school supply and holiday gift programs for children.

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.