Friends of the Poor
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Children of the Valley View development are provided with college mentors every Monday and Thursday during the school year to help with homework and educational activities. The after school program is overseen by a local teacher from the Scranton School District. The children also receive a nutritious meal provided by the Weinberg Food Bank. A similar program is offered at the Washington Plaza development on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Jackson Terrace
148 Meridian Avenue
Scranton, PA 18509
Hours: Office hours - Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (570) 348-4428 Main
  • (570) 348-4429 Other
  • (570) 207-1516 Fax
Intake Procedure: Call to sign up.
Languages Spoken: English
Service Contact: Sister Ann Walsh, IHM, Director, 570-348-4428,
Specific Hours: Weekdays, after school
  • Extended Child Care
  • Mentoring Programs
  • Tutoring Services
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Friends of the Poor
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