MARY TAYLOR MEMORIAL
UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
OUTREACH &  OPPORTUNITY

Mentor volunteers who can commit one
hour a week are needed to chat, play
games, read, or just be a friend to a
Milford Public School elementary or middle
school student. Hours are flexible. To
receive an application call Dr. Francine
Farber or Peggy Kearney at 783-3409.

~No Act of Kindness Is Ever Wasted~

The Interfaith Volunteer Care Givers of
Greater New Haven are seeking volunteers
to assist many elderly and disabled persons
who are trying to hang on to what
independence they have. Please consider
giving some of your time once a week to
make a difference. Friendly Visitors,
Respite Volunteers and Medical Escorts are
needed. For more information please call
(203) 230-8994.

~ Donations Needed ~
Support for Milford Rape Crisis

The Center is asking for donations of
clothing, new only, for their clients.
Sweatshirts and sweatpants are needed.
For a complete list of additional items and
articles contact the Mission & Outreach
Committee. Donations are accepted on
weekend days.

~Wanted: Volunteers for the Literacy
Center of Milford, Inc.~

(878-4800; Mon.-Fri. 9-4). The Literacy
Center of Milford needs volunteers of all
ages and ability. If you have a heart to help
someone, maybe God is calling you to this
ministry. Training is available free of
charge. Please schedule an interview. The
types of services offered by the Center
include:

Adult tutoring (Reading, Writing, Spelling,
Math)
GED Preparation
English as a second language
Storytelling
Conversation Groups
Child care for the families who are
receiving Services
     ~ Habitat Information ~

Anyone interested in information related to
upcoming Habitat projects in the Greater
Brideport area should visit the website at
www.bridgeporthabitat.org or call 222-
2642 ext. 105 and speak to Nikita
(Tuesday through Saturdays)


~ Become a Volunteer for Wesley Village ~

Wesley Village is Shelton provides a wide
range of opportunities for volunteers to
serve seniors. They have the following
opportunities available for adults and
students age 12 and older:

Musician
Choir Director
Librarian
Volunteers- Pet Therapy Program
Volunteers- Hands of Care
Volunteers- Evening Recreational Programs

For more information, please call Barbara
Quinn, Director of Volunteers at Wesley
Village, (203)-944-8292.

~Educate a Woman, Educate a Family~

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED – No
Experience Necessary! Mercy Learning
Center of Bridgeport (a literacy training
center for women who need basic
education in reading, English as a Second
Language (ESL) and math) seeks
volunteers to help educate women. Tutors
meet with students twice weekly for 2
hours each session from September
through June. For more information, please
contact Diane Holmes at 203-334-6699 or
e-mail diane.holmes@snet.net.  

Educate a woman…educate a family!

Alcoholics Anonymous
All meeting are held in the
Wesley Center
Tues., 7:00 P.M.
Wed., 12:00 P.M.
Wed., 7:00 P.M.
Fri., 7:00 P.M.

Gamblers Anonymous
Tues., 7:00 P.M.
1st Floor, Wesley Center
         BETH-EL CENTER WISH LIST
               Volunteers Needed!
Volunteers are an integral part of our team!  Without
them, we would be unable to offer the outstanding
quality of programming that we provide to the homeless
& hungry.  
Must be 18 or older.
If you are interested in volunteering in the Soup Kitchen,
please call 203-876-0747

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE CENTER'S WISHLIST
     COMMUNITY TRAINING HOMES

Volunteers are being sought for the
Community Training Home (CTH) Program.  
This program is similar to foster care, except
that it serves people with developmental
disabilites.  A home provides help for thee
persons to reach goas such as improved
communication and to develop daily living
skills.  Training is offered at the Institute of
Professional Practice in Woodbridge.  
Interested persons can contact the
coordinator, Agnes Woroniecka at (203-
389-6956 ext. 145 or aworoniecka@ippi.org
The Milford Chapter of the American Red Cross
needs your help!

We are looking for volunteers to work in the
following fields; Drivers to transport Milford
residents to medical appointments, Instructors
for Health and Safety Programs; Disaster/Social
Service Workers & Blood Drive Assistants.  
Please call 874-2531 or go email
milfordct@usa.redcross.org

If you are already a volunteer, the Red Cross
thanks your for your service!
168 Broad Street
Milford, CT 06460
203-874-1982
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