of Webster and Dudley
American Red Cross
A humanitarian organization, led by volunteers,
providing relief to the victims of disaster and
helping people prevent, prepare for and respond
to emergencies. Additionally the ARC offers
workforce development healthcare training
programs for Certified Nurse Assistant, Home
Health Aide, Acute Care, Phlebotomy,
Electrocardiogram Technician and Medical
Administration procedures. 291 local residents
were recipients of service this past year.
Boys’ & Girls’ Club of Webster & Dudley Inc.
Offers our youth a wide variety of recreational,
educational and cultural activities. Providing
experiences which give kids opportunities for
choice, individual achievement, development of
self confidence, reinforcement of values and fun
in a safe environment at the Marilyn & Gerald Fels
clubhouse. There are 1,353 members of the
Boy Scouts Mohegan Council, Inc.
Celebrating 103 years of service, the Boy Scouts
have been bringing adventure & educational
scouting activities to our youth fostering physical
and emotional fitness, character development and
citizenship. Our local membership topped 167
children & adults last year.
Family and Children’s Services of Catholic Charities
Offers aid and professional counseling for people of
all faiths. This past year 994 Webster and Dudley
residents reached out and accessed information
and referral, Holiday programs, financial/material
assistance, parenting classes, anger resolution
training and more.
Family Health Center
Providing school based oral health services to our
community. Bringing dentists and hygienist to our
schools to do screenings, cleanings, x-rays, molar
sealants. Cavity restoration, when necessary is
completed at the Judith Ruskin Oral Health Clinic
at Webster Middle School. Almost 900 dental
services were provided last school year.
Girl Scouts of Central & Western Massachusetts
Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence
and character, who make the world a better place.
In partnership with committed adults, girls develop
qualities that will serve them all their lives, like
strong values, social conscience, and conviction
about their own self worth. Locally 175 girls and
64 adult volunteers are involved in Girl Scouting.
Community Legal Aid Inc.
Providing legal assistance for those who cannot
afford it. Advocated on behalf of 100 clients in
Webster and Dudley, plus support to other
Literacy Volunteers of South Central Massachusetts
Committed to provide adults in our community free
literacy assistance, and individualized tutoring in
basic literacy and English for Speakers of Other
Languages taught by volunteer tutors.
Working to end family violence and make women
and children safer and families stronger in our
community. Providing a confidential emergency
shelter, a 24 hour toll free crisis line
1-800-323-4673, counseling, legal advocacy and
educational and prevention activities. This year 379
local residents reached out for help and support.
Saint Vincent DePaul Society
Located at Scared Heart Parish in Webster, with
over twenty years of local service, this volunteer
organization provides aid to families and individuals
in need. Help and financial support is given for
food, rent, medication, utilities, clothing,
transportation, Holiday meals and heating
expenses. 2,264 individuals were serviced this
Providing recreational, educational and leisure
activities program development for adults who
experience mental health challenges. Operating a
residential home here in our community for adults
in need of guidance and supervision. They were
home to 29 residents this past year.
Guild of St. Agnes
Ensuring that all preschool aged children are
“ready for school” is a top priority for the Guild.
Working in partnership with YOU Inc. at their
Webster child care center an Early Childhood
Mental Health clinician provides behavioral
health services to Webster & Dudley children and
families who have mental health issues and/or
The CASA Project of Worcester County
Recruits, trains, and provides supervision and
support of community volunteers who are appointed
by a judge to serve as guardians adlitem for abused
and neglected children in the court system. These
advocates promote and protect the interests of
children involved in judicial proceedings. This past
year over 2,226 hours of advocacy was provided on
behalf of children in need in our community.
Provides extensive in-home and community based.
Support for people sixty and over, younger people
with disabilities and their families, including
nutrition home meal deliveries through their
Meals on Wheels programs. Service and help
extended to 737 Webster & Dudley residents this past year.
Your gift helps to fund summer camp scholarships
for needy families at Camp Foskett in Charlton,
where a variety of positive experiences and
activities are offered. Last year 73 local children
Visiting Nurses Association
Providing nursing care, therapy, rehabilitation
services and training for the incapacitated.
The area’s home health agency for 101 years, our
VNA served 668 Webster and Dudley residents last
year, providing care to those in need each and