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.

 
 

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Holiday wreaths & gifts at B Blossoms Garden Center

Let us make your season merry! The B Blossoms Garden Center has fresh wreaths available. Call and order today at 410-364-9650 or stop by - don’t forget we also have ...
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Life with A Child with ASD, One Mother’s View

Traveling, Trips & Dining Out: Life with A Child with ASD, One Mother’s View Raising a child with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) isn’t always easy, and you shouldn’t feel that taking ...
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Benedictine: A legacy of Care

Benedictine: A legacy of Care  RIDGELY, Md. — Along a winding road in Caroline County dotted  with farm fields not far from Tuckahoe State Park on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, a ...
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Benedictine recognizes employers during National Disability Employment Month

Nationwide campaign takes place each October Each October, the support community for adults with disabilities participates in National Disability Employment Awareness Month to bring attention to the employment needs and ...
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Maryland Charity Campaign draws support for Benedictine

The Maryland Charity Campaign is an annual work place giving campaign that connects state employees with causes that matter. Each fall, pledge cards and the MCC Agency Guide and Directory are distributed to ...
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Benedictine employee receives governor’s citation

Benedictine employee receives governor’s citation RIDGELY, Md., (Sept. 22, 2017) – Every day, direct support professionals touch the lives of those for whom they care. The more than 200 DSPs ...
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A Father’s Love … a lasting legacy

Joey Colburn, one of Benedictine’s first students, thrived in sports and life A father’s love can go beyond what he ever fathomed he could feel for his child. This was ...
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Marinucci joins CBMM’s Charity Boat Donation program

Marinucci joins CBMM’s Charity Boat Donation program Photo & story provided by CBMM Dominic Marinucci of Ridgely, Md., has joined the staff of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St ...
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Benedictine announces the appointments of Duane E. Zentgraf and Theresa Bradley to Board of Directors

RIDGELY, Md. – Benedictine, an organization that cares for more than 200 children and adults with developmental disabilities, announced the appointments of Duane E. Zentgraf and Theresa Bradley to its ...
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2017 Chrome City Ride raises $121,000 for Benedictine Foundation

2017 Chrome City Ride raises $121,000 for Benedictine Foundation Ridgely campus welcomes 2,000 spectators and participants RIDGELY, MD – The Benedictine Programs and Services’16th Annual Chrome City Ride broke previous ...
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Members of the Knights of Columbus Regina Coeli Council in Easton hosted a Christmas dinner Saturday, Dec. 9, in Easton. Before Santa appeared to hear Christmas wishes from the children at the dinner, the Knights donated funds raised through their Tootsie Roll drive to nonprofits that serve the Mid-Shore, including Benedictine Programs and Services. From left are Knights member Norm Bauer; Bob Zimberoff, development associate with the Benedictine Foundation; and Bill Radaskiewicz, deputy grand knight. The Knights of Columbus Regina Coeli Council has more than 150 members from Talbot County and the surrounding area. ... See MoreSee Less

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Members of the Knights of Columbus Regina Coeli Council in Easton hosted a Christmas dinner Saturday, Dec. 9, in Easton. Before Santa appeared to hear Christmas wishes from the children at the dinner, the Knights donated funds raised through their Tootsie Roll drive to nonprofits that serve the Mid-Shore, including Benedictine Programs and Services. From left are Knights member Norm Bauer; Bob Zimberoff, development associate with the Benedictine Foundation; and Bill Radaskiewicz, deputy grand knight. The Knights of Columbus Regina Coeli Council has more than 150 members from Talbot County and the surrounding area.

Start giving while you're gifting! Using Amazon for holiday shopping? Did you know that if you visit AmazonSmile it's the same site - but part of your purchase can benefit a charity of your choice.

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Start giving while youre gifting! Using Amazon for holiday shopping? Did you know that if you visit AmazonSmile its the same site - but part of your purchase can benefit a charity of your choice.

https://smile.amazon.com/ch/52-0787237

Let us make your season merry! The B Blossoms Garden Center has fresh wreaths available. Call and order today at 410-364-9650 or stop by - don’t forget we also have a great selection of handmade holiday gifts such as candy grams, hand stenciled cards and more!

Make sure to look for our us at the Downtown Denton Main Street Holiday Market this Friday and Saturday as well as in Easton at The Peoples Bank on Saturday, Dec.9th from 10am-2pm and each Monday-Saturday until Dec. 22nd.

Fresh 22" wreath with bow, mixed green, and/or ornaments/pine cones for $25.00
Fresh centerpieces with or without candles for $18.00 and up
Poinsettias come in two sizes large for $10.00 and small for $8.00.
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Will be stopping by the shop soon. Miss my friends🎄

Beautiful and unique gifts! Go see!

A talented group of day and residential staff attended the Maryland Association of Nonpublic Special Education Facilities, or #MANSEF Conference on Friday.

Our Clinical Coordinator, Lori Bennett, presented on The Impact of Motor Impairments on Individuals with ASD and was part of a best practices panel on Related Services and IEP Compliance. Our Assistant Principal, Stephanie Franklin, was on the MANSEF Conference Committee and was part of the best practices panel on Positive School Culture.
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A talented group of day and residential staff attended the Maryland Association of Nonpublic Special Education Facilities, or #MANSEF Conference on Friday. 

Our Clinical Coordinator, Lori Bennett, presented on The Impact of Motor Impairments on Individuals with ASD and was part of a best practices panel on Related Services and IEP Compliance. Our Assistant Principal, Stephanie Franklin, was on the MANSEF Conference Committee and was part of the best practices panel on Positive School Culture.

 

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Awesome... Spread the word about Benedictine's gifts.

It's the first day of December and things are starting to look very festive around here! ... See MoreSee Less

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Its the first day of December and things are starting to look very festive around here!Image attachmentImage attachment

 

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We all LOVE this tree!

Absolutely wonderful

Beautiful! !!

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