Axelroth & Associates 2409 Dexter Ave, Silver Spring, MD20902 Axelroth & Associates is a library and information management consulting firm located in Silver Spring. Made up of…More former practicing librarians, the company assists in cleaning up libraries and databases. Some of its clients include corporations, law firms and academic organizations.
Friends of the Library, Montgomery County 11701 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD20902 Friends of the Library, Montgomery County is a program that accepts book and media donations and the proceeds go towards…More the Montgomery County library department. Popular books include books on student's summer reading lists and books for teachers. The store offers books of all genres for all ages at very low prices.
Recently undergone renovation, Church of the Atonement is Presbyterian congregation with an active youth program. The…More main entrance is now in the back, away from Georgia Ave., and the main sanctuary has bright stained glass windows.
The building also hosts an Iranian Christian congregation, and has a kitchen, rec room that hosts an informal floor hockey game on the weekends, and a library.
Hughes Neighborhod Housing 10720 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD20902 Hughes Neighborhood Housing is a community housing program provided by the Hughes Methodist Church on Georgia Ave. The…More homes adjoining the church building were completed in 1998 with cooperation of church and Government community in Montgomery County. It is designed and built for people with disabilities, both mental and physical, and is comprised of 24 beautiful one-bedroom units and a community center, which includes a library and a multipurpose room equipped with a kitchenette.
Oakland Terrace, bordered by nearby Plyers Mill Park, is one of the area's largest elementary schools, gathering…More students from both sides of Georgia Avenue. The modern school building includes a library/media center, a courtyard and a personalized square for each student who's passed through its halls.
Principal Cheryl Pulliam's vision of her elementary school is heavily invested in inclusion of special education students by bringing support staff into the school. Because the school is operating at nearly double its capacity, kindergarten students will be taught at Sligo Middle School for the next two years, starting in the 2010-2011 school year, until the new McKenney Hills elementary school opens in 2012.
The Holy Cross Resource Center supports caregivers, friends, professionals and family members of the Holy Cross…More medical facility. The facility is situated adjacent to the main hospital with lots of parking space. The staff is committed to their community and proud of their services.
The Caregiver Resource Center offers caregiver support groups, caregiver education programs, a resource library with books, audiotapes and videotapes on caregiving issues and health-related topics, brochures from local service providers, pamphlets, AARP publications, reprints of health-related articles and information on upcoming seminars and lectures, a free caregiver newsletter, and the caregiver telephone helpline.
They also conduct support group sessions where participants can come in, share their experiences, and help support one another. These support groups are made of adults, children and spouses who are taking care of elderly loved ones.