Welcome to the Virtual Exhibitor Hall for the 2020 Chester County Single Mothers’ Conference. We have gathered all of the resources and information visitors would expect to find at this year’s conference and put them in one location for your convenience. Explore, share, and reach out to the organizations below!
The Chester County Single Mothers’ conference is
proudly supported by Benchmark Federal Credit Union.
Good Samaritan Services
Responding with compassion to the challenges of poverty-related needs across Lancaster and Chester Counties, Good Samaritan Services takes a customized approach to helping men, women, and children overcome homelessness and hardships. Good Sam serves up to 200 people a day; providing a flexible spectrum of services ranging from emergency shelter to permanent housing, along with financial empowerment programs to help people get back on their feet in a sustainable way.
Contact: Email | 610-380-1360
North Star of Chester County
North Star of Chester County guides Chester County’s single working parents with dependent children, who are at risk of homelessness, toward stability and financial independence. We help our participant families remain in clean, safe, affordable housing as they work to secure their future through a structured program of financial assistance, mentoring and supportive services.
Contact: Email | 610-696-5675
Home of the Sparrow
We partner with women facing homelessness to secure housing, achieve long-term stability, and chart new paths for their futures. As a trusted service provider, we provide a safety net for single women, mothers, and their children in Chester County. We bring organizations and people together to solve the problem of homelessness and to create better futures for women and children.
Contact: Email | 610-647-4940
Chester County Intermediate Unit
The Chester County Intermediate Unit provides services to the 12 school districts in Chester County. This includes services to nearly 86,000 public and non-public school students and over 6,000 educators. CCIU’s major services include: special education and compensatory education programs; career, technical and customized education; mentor training and staff development; technology initiatives; consortia for school business operations; and curriculum services.
Contact: Email | 484-237-5000
Maternal and Child Health Consortium
MCHC’s mission is to empower families to build a healthier and brighter future for their children by overcoming the social and environmental barriers that lead to poor health conditions in our communities. Our programs are focused on making sure that mothers in Chester County have the support, knowledge, and resources they need for their young child’s success.
Contact: Email | 610-344-5370
ACT in Faith of Greater West Chester
ACT in Faith is an interfaith organization that seeks to build a community that empowers the un- and under- employed to stabilize their households and build toward self-sustainability.
Contact: Email | 484-324-8492
Open Hearth, Inc.
Open Hearth endeavors to develop innovative ways to create affordable housing opportunities for those who have been excluded from the housing market, provide access to a means of transportation, teach financial enhancement skills, and support efforts within our community to meet the needs of those we serve. We offer programs that teach and support financial viability, in the belief that this knowledge best prepares the individual for a lifetime of independence. Strengthening our work are the partnerships we develop with other organizations that share and provide services and programs we can build upon.
Contact: Email | 610-792-9282
YMCA of Greater Brandywine
We are a diverse community joined together by a shared commitment to nurture the potential of kids, promote healthy living and foster social responsibility. With more than 80,000 members across Chester County, our programs and facilities are always based on the unique needs and interests of the communities we serve. In addition, our volunteers, staff, members and donors are all united by a deep commitment to continually strengthen Chester County.