United Counseling Service (UCS) recently received its designated agency recertification from the Vermont Agency of Human Services. Designated agencies are community mental health and developmental service organizations responsible for providing services to individuals with mental illness or significant behavioral health needs, children with severe emotional disturbance or behavioral health needs and individuals with developmental disabilities.
Over 80 children aged 3 to 5 participated in the Head Start Soccer Clinic held at Willow Park in Bennington. The annual fall clinic took place on Wednesday afternoons and Saturday mornings throughout September, with active parent and community member participation. All children participated free of charge and fun was had by all! Bennington County
The Barn Sale Committee is proud to announce that their weekend tag sale earned close to $50,000 in support of the Northshire United Counseling Service (UCS). The Barn Sale is a yearly tag sale held each fall with proceeds supporting United Counseling Service. This is the 2nd year that the sale has been held at
United Counseling Service’s Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bennington County has been awarded an $11,700 grant from Mobius, Vermont’s Mentoring Partnership. Big Brothers Big Sisters helps children achieve success in school, helps them avoid risky behaviors, and helps them improve their self-confidence. Mobius believes that every young person in Vermont who wants a mentor should
Since 2012, United Counseling Service has been the beneficiary of a charitable fundraiser organized by a wonderful group known as The Barn Sale Committee. The “Barn Sale” is an extremely successful event which celebrates the close-knit community fabric demonstrated so frequently by Northshire community members helping those in need. This year’s Barn Sale will take