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

Sen. Mike Miller receives Benedictine’s Cornerstone Award

ANNAPOLIS (June 12, 2019) – Maryland Senate President Thomas V.  Mike Miller, Jr., D-Calvert, Charles, Prince George’s, received Benedictine’s Cornerstone Award in recognition of his support of the organization’s mission ...
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The Benedictine School recognizes 13 graduates

The Benedictine School recognizes 13 graduates RIDGELY, Md., (June, 13, 2019) –The Benedictine School held its annual graduation ceremony on Thursday, June 13, to celebrate the accomplishments of 13 students ...
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Golfers raise $43K to support Benedictine at 3rd annual DC/ Baltimore Area Charity Golf Tournament

MITCHELLVILLE, Md., (June 10, 2018) – Grey skies gave way to sunshine at the Country Club at Woodmore in Mitchellville, Md. as 80 golfers gathered to play in the 3rd ...
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Cruise in the for the Kids benefits Benedictine

The Chesapeake Classic Car Club hosted their summer “Cruise-in for the Kids” on Saturday, June 2 at the Easton Waterside Village shopping center near the Chic-Fil-A restaurant. In total, $1,000 ...
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Benedictine’s Spring Benefit: A Night at the Races raises $200,000

Benedictine’s Spring Benefit: A Night at the Races raises $200,000 EASTON, Md., (May 6, 2019) – Family, friends and generous supporters of Benedictine helped to raise just over $200,000 at ...
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Occupational Therapy Month: Meet Susan

As part of Occupational Therapy Month, we are featuring a member of our therapy team each week! Meet Susan, a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant who has been at Benedictine for ...
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April is Occupational Therapy Month: Meet Theresa

April is Occupational Therapy Month! OT's are part of a vitally important profession here at Benedictine that helps students participate in the things they want and need to do through ...
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Alumni News: Graduate earns bronze at Special Olympics

Benedictine School graduate Andrew C. recently took home multiple bronze medals at this year’s 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates from March 14–21, ...
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Benedictine’s annual Spring Benefit: A Night at the Races, set for May 4th

Benedictine’s annual Spring Benefit fundraising event is set for Saturday, May 4th at the Tidewater Inn in Easton, Md. Guests are invited to experience A Night at the Races at ...
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Freas Foundation funds therapeutic bikes and seating for Benedictine students

Freas Foundation funds therapeutic bikes and seating for Benedictine students RIDGELY, Md., (March 15, 2019) – A recent Freas Foundation grant funded therapeutic seating for each of Benedictine’s special education ...
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The Arc Central Chesapeake Region invites the community to participate in an interactive event that will foster dialogue between people with disabilities, their families and law enforcement. The evening will include games and activities designed to help build rapport between the two groups and promote positive communication.

JUNE 25TH | 5PM – 7PM

The event, including dinner, is free and open to the public.

Eastern Shore Higher Education Center
1000 College Circle, Room HEC 110
Wye Mills, MD 21679

SUPPORTED BY: Ethan Saylor Alliance managed by The Arc Maryland

COMMUNITY PARTNERS: Talbot County Sheriff's Office Caroline County Public Schools, Benedictine Chesapeake Center, Inc.
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Hanging plants grown here at the Garden Center are on their way to Downtown Denton Main Street to be hung along the street! ... See MoreSee Less

Hanging plants grown here at the Garden Center are on their way to Downtown Denton Main Street to be hung along the street!

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Great job Mary Lynn and friends!

Outstanding, Benedictine!!

Fantastic !!

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We had a great time at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum boat show thanks to our friends at the Chesapeake Bay Antique Boat Club! ... See MoreSee Less

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That trip is always so much fun. Ebby is the greatest!

Leslie Nelson

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