Learning for Living at Benedictine

Helping individuals with disabilities for more than 50 years with educational, residential, vocational and day services for children and adults ages 5 and older.

School programs include: functional academics; speech therapy; psychological, psychiatric, social work, counseling and case management; assistive technology; physical and occupational therapy; vocational and transitional services; and intensive collaborative programs designed for students within the Autism Spectrum.

Benedictine Adult Services is a residential and vocational program for adults ages 22 to 60+ who live in the community or in group homes with peers and continue to work within the Benedictine vocational program. 

Benedictine is a fully approved, non-sectarian service provider caring for individuals with special needs without regard to racial, ethnic, or religious background, on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.

Our CORE VALUES are Compassionate Caring,

Dignity of Work and Hospitality.


News and Events

Internship opportunities available at Benedictine

Internships enable you to take your career for a test drive! APPLY ONLINE Social Media and Event Planning Intern Benedictine seeks a creative intern with strong knowledge of the social ...
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What it means to be a job coach: A look into Benedictine Employment Services

What it means to be a job coach: A look into Benedictine Employment Services Looking over the shoulder of a team member polishing the vinyl of a dark blue SUV, ...
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Sweetly Made Caters to Valentine’s Day Shoppers

Sweetly Made Bakery, located on Main Street in Denton's historic district, is a Benedictine business that employs and provides job training for adults with disabilities. In addition to helping prepare ...
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NADSP Training

January 10, 2017 - Team training at it's best! Over 50 direct care residential and vocational staff and 20 front-line managers received National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals (NADSP) training. The ...
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Opening Doors to the Business World

When Abby, age 20, needed to gain valuable job skills after graduating from high school, she turned to Benedictine’s Supported Employment Hospitality Training Program to help he transition into her ...
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ANNAPOLIS DONOR SHARES HIS STORY Gordon Schaaf, 82 of Annpolis, says his middle name is “Tenacious.” A retired Navy pilot and Benedictine donor, Schaaf has embraced the aging process, learning ...
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Benedictine awarded Freas Foundation grant to develop multi-sensory environment

Benedictine awarded Freas Foundation grant to develop multi-sensory environment RIDGELY, Md. (December 14, 2016) – Benedictine received $7,500 to fund a Multi-Sensory Environment Center on the School’s campus in Ridgely, ...
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Scott Evans Graduates from Leadership Maryland

Benedictine School for Exceptional Children Executive Director and Church Hill resident recognized at December 6 ceremony RIDGELY,  Md. (December 12,  2016) – Leadership Maryland announced today that Scott W. Evans, ...
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Christmas Tree and Wreath Sale Benefits Children with Disabilities

From picking out the perfect tree to shopping for the perfect gift, there are many ways to get into the Holiday spirit this season and now there is a place ...
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Case Managers: Daily support, daily care for each child

Case managers: Daily support, daily care for each child East student at Benedictine is a picture made up of many different puzzle pieces. Collecting the pieces and putting together the ...
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Adam Wahli used to visit benedict teen as a child in the summer time with my grandfather . He worked there as a driver and i would sit with the residents and talk and help them with their tasks.. If my eyes are correct i think i remember a couple of them faces. like holly. and that guy in last pic is his name david maybe. i remember someone who looked like him always telling me goodbye.. and what about michelle . she was a very nice girl.. i have always had a pasionate and caring heart for what benedict teen does.. thank u.1 day ago
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Marilyn GaulGreat music, great friends and the human touch is pure joy. The faces tell the story. Love to all1 day ago
Anne HendersonWhat a great time had by all!! Look so nice!1 day ago   ·  1
Stefanie Owen JohnsonAwww everyone looks great! I miss seeing those smiling faces1 day ago
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A few photos from our job training visit to Knoxie’s Table located at The Inn at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club in Stevensville. Today, Chef Paul Shiley took our students under his wing to demonstrate kitchen prep skills. They learned to chop, make bread, bake and do general cleaning in the restaurant setting. It was a great visit! ... See MoreSee Less

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While "expert" sports pundits mock Tim Tebow, he's out there changing lives.

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