Medfield Youth Outreach

Medfield Youth Outreach

Physical Location
88 Rear South Street, Door 12
Medfield High School
Medifeld, MA 02052

Mailing Location
Town Hall, floor 2
459 Main Street
Medfield, MA 02052
508-359-7121
508-359-8505 x644
E-mail:  medfieldyouthoutreach@medfield.net

Hours of operation: Monday – Friday during town hall hours of operation. Our hours are often flexible to meet community need.  Appointments are made by calling the Medfield Youth Outreach Office at 508-359-7121 (confidential voice mail).

Staff:   Dawn Alcott , LICSW, Director of Youth Outreach; Chelsea Goldstein-Walsh, LCSW, Youth Outreach Worker

Purpose:  The Medfield Youth Outreach Program is located under the auspices of the Medfield Board of Health.  The purpose of the office is to serve youth age infant to age eighteen and their families.  The town’s Youth Outreach Worker provides free and confidential individual and family counseling, assistance with access to financial assistance programs, information and referral, community programming, and crisis intervention to Medfield residents.  The Youth Outreach office is an intake site for the federal Fuel Assistance Program for Medfield residents.

Programs:  The Medfield Youth Outreach Office also facilitates various groups, programs, and services with in the community that are related to the needs of youth and their families.  The programs offered are often prevention and psycho-educationally based. Medfield Youth Outreach is one of the chairs of the Medfield Cares About Prevention.

Community Organizing:  The Medfield Youth Outreach Office collaborates with a wide network of organizations to better meet the needs of Medfield youth and their families including networks, consortiums, professional associations, religious institutions, and civic groups.

Volunteers:  Medfield Youth Outreach encourages and welcomes volunteers to assist with the implementation of various programs. Call us for more info!

Donations:  Donations that require a tax receipt can be made to the Medfield Foundation, Inc. and specified for Medfield Youth Outreach, c/o Ben Franklin Savings Bank, 76 North Street, Medfield, MA 02052 or donate online at www.medfieldfoundation.org  Donations that do not require a tax receipt may be made to Medfield Youth Outreach Gift Account and mailed directly to Medfield Youth Outreach.

For Additional Resources: www.medfieldcares.org