Orleans County

12-200   Green Mountain United Way   Uniting organizations and individuals to solve complex problems and community issues by working together with a focus on Health, Education, Financial Stability and Community Caring.

www.gmunitedway.org, 802-613-3989, rblouin@gmunitedway.org


12-201   Capstone Community Action, Inc.   Help low-income Vermonters achieve economic sufficiency through Head Start, weatherization, emergency services (food, fuel, housing), business development, financial education, and job training.

www.capstonevt.org, 802-479-1053, smcmullen@capstonevt.org


12-203   Green Mountain Council, Boy Scouts of America, Inc.   Prepares young people to make moral and ethical choices over their lifetime and provides opportunities for achievement, adventure and leadership skills.

www.scoutingvermont.org, 802-244-5189, info@scouting.org


12-206   Central Vermont Adult Basic Education, Inc. (CVABE) Free adult education (ages 16+) in Washington/Orange/Lamoille Counties in reading, writing, math and computer literacy, English Language Learning, career readiness skills, and high school completion.

www.cvabe.org, 802-476-4588, info@cvabe.org


12-210   Home Share Now, Inc.   Facilitating home shares in central Vermont where services are exchanged for housing, providing affordable housing options while allowing older adults to age safely at home.

www.homesharenow.org, 802-479-8549, cgoodwin@homesharenow.org


12-211   Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice   Provides home health, hospice, long-term, and maternal-child health care to all central Vermonters at home regardless of a person's ability to pay.

www.cvhhh.org, 802-223-1878, pconnor@cvhhh.org


12-212   Clara Martin Center (CMC) A community based non-profit organization that provides mental health and substance abuse counseling, emergency and rehabilitation services.

www.claramartin.org, 802-728-4466, mgidney@claramartin.org


12-225   Central Vermont Council on Aging, Inc. (CVCOA) Supports older Vermonters to age with dignity and choice.  Services include nutrition, care coordination, caregiver supports, helpline, and healthy aging wellness activities.

http://www.cvcoa.org/, 802-479-0531, info@cvcoa.org


12-230   Children's Literacy Foundation (CLiF) Strives to inspire a love of reading and writing among low-income, at-risk and rural children up to age 12 throughout Vermont and New Hampshire.

www.clifonline.org, 802-244-0944, clif@clifonline.org


12-240   Michael Zemanek Memorial Foundation, Inc. (MZMF) Provides financial support to widows/ers - half-orphaned children of Vermont law enforcement officers who have died; faced catastrophic situations; provides equipment to the Vermont police academy.

www.mzmf.org, 802-505-9151, mzmf2014@gmail.com


12-243   Washington County Youth Service Bureau and Boys and Girls Club  Youth services include teen centers, drug/alcohol treatment, crises response, runaway and homelessness, transitional housing, and youth counseling.

www.wcysb.org, 802-229-9151, wcysb@wcysb.org


12-244   Windsor County Partners (WCP) Creates and supports long-term mentoring partnerships between caring adults and local youth aged 7 to 18 to help build healthy communities.

www.wcpartners.org, 802-674-5101, WindsorCM@outlook.com


12-250   Mobius, Vermont's Mentoring Partnership   Mobius provides resources and support to the 140+ youth mentoring programs in Vermont so they can succeed, grow, and meet the needs of their communities.

www.mobiusmentors.org, 802-658-1888, info@mobiusmentors.org


12-255   Northeast Kingdom Human Services, Inc. (NKHS) Provides client-centered, trauma-informed, comprehensive home, community, and office-based services addressing intellectual/developmental disabilities, adult mental health and addiction challenges, and children and family stressors.

www.nkhs.org, 802-334-6744, info@nkhs.net


12-263   Vermont Bar Foundation (VBF) Supports essential legal services for low-income Vermonters by distributing funds to law related programs providing legal services or education about the courts and legal matters.

https://vtbarfoundation, 802-223-1400, dbaily@vtbarfoundation.org


12-266   Vermont Center for Independent Living   A disability rights organization comprised of people with disabilities working with other Vermonters with disabilities to advocate for their civil rights, independence, and self-determination.

www.vcil.org, 802-229-0501, mgrubb@vcil.org 


12-268   Vermont Foodbank   As Vermont's largest hunger relief organization, we help to feed 153,000 Vermonters annually and provide food and nutrition programs in schools, hospitals, and senior centers.

www.vtfoodbank.org, 802-476-3341, info@vtfoodbank.org


12-271   AWARE, Inc.   Offers victim support services, prevention programs, education, and 24-hour emergency hotline assistance to address domestic and sexual violence in our community.

www.awarevt.org, 802-472-6463,  aware@vtlink.net


12-272   Vermont Natural Resources Council (VNRC) Through research, education, and advocacy, VNRC protects and enhances Vermont's natural environments, vibrant communities, working landscapes, rural character and unique sense of place.

www.vnrc.org, 802-223-2328, ckeegan@vnrc.org


12-274   Project Independence   Adult Day Program providing a safe environment for elderly & disabled folks with socialization, nutritious meals and health oversight which enables them to retain independence.

www.pibarre.org, 802-476-3630, info@pibarre.giffordhealthcare.org


12-351   Family Center of Washington County   Provides education and support services for children and families in our region.  We work towards acceptance and hope for all families.

www.fcwcvt.org, 802-262-3292, familycenter@fcwcvt.org 


12-414   Pope Memorial Frontier Animal Shelter, Inc.   Shelters and cares for lost and unwanted dogs and cats, spaying, neutering and placing these pets into humane environments and promoting responsible pet ownership.

www.frontieranimalsociety.com, 802-334-8197, betsyhhampton@yahoo.com


12-450   Circle, Inc.   Provides a 24-hour toll free hotline, advocacy, support services and emergency shelter to victims of domestic violence.

www.circlevt.org, 877-543-9498, info@circlevt.org


12-510   Northeast Kingdom Learning Services, Inc. (NEKLS) NEKLS, a small educational nonprofit, offers services including support for infants, toddlers, and school-age children, as well as instruction for adults, both young and old.

www.neklsvt.org, 1-844-466-3557, info@neklsvt.org


12-520   Central Vermont New Directions (WCFE) This substance abuse prevention organization provides drug education to build healthy communities and decrease youth tobacco and marijuana use, underage drinking, and prescription drug addiction.

https://cvndc.org, 802-223-4949, agilbert@cvndc.org


12-530   Safeline, Inc.   Provides free and confidential services in Orange county for victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse through direct service, education, advocacy and social change.

www.safelinevt.org, 802-685-7900, safelineinfo@safelinevt.org


12-540   Southeastern Vermont Community Action, Inc. (SEVCA) Enables low-income Windham/Windsor County residents to resolve financial crises, cope with/reduce the hardships of poverty, and take significant steps toward self-sufficiency.

www.sevca.org, 802-722-4575, sevca@sevca.org


12-550   South Royalton Legal Clinic   Provides free legal representation and assistance to low-income Vermonters, with special programs for children, veterans, immigrants, and domestic violence victims.

www.vermontlaw.edu/academics/clinics-and-externships/south-royalton-legal-clinic/projects, 802-831-1500,  smee@vermontlaw.edu


12-560   Vermont Works for Women (VWW) Assists women and girls to recognize their full potential and explore, pursue, and excel in work that leads to economic independence.

www.vtworksforwomen.org, 802-655-8900 ext. 121, acaldwell@vtworksforwomen.org


12-570   NorthWoods Stewardship Center (NWSC) An environmental education, research and conservation service organization serving the communities of northern Vermont and New Hampshire since 1989.

www.northwoodscenter.org, 802-723-6551, info@northwoodscenter.org


12-720   Washington Central Friends of Education, Inc. (WCFW): Girls/Boyz First Mentoring (GBF) Provides mentees with high quality, long term mentoring relationships that inspire, support and enable them to realize their full potential and prepare for successful futures.

http://girlsboyzfirst.org, 802-224-6500, dwolf@u32.org

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Email: vtshares@vermont.gov