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

Lunch & Learn: movement with meaning

Students learn best with meaningful movement according to Physical Therapist Haley Miner who hosted a “Lunch and Learn” seminar at Benedictine. School staff participated in a hands-on workshop to address ...
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National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week at Benedictine

National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week at Benedictine Appreciating those who support people with disabilities The staff of Direct Support Professionals (DSP) at Benedictine are key facilitators in successfully delivering ...
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As well-rested hotel guests sip coffee in the lobby at the Fairfield Inn and Suites Marriott in Easton, Maryland, students who are a part of Benedictine’s Supported Employment Program have ...
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Chrome City Ride Records Smashed

Chrome City Ride Raises $145,000 for the Kids and Adults at BenedictineRecord number of classic cars and motorcycles make the 15th CCR the best everMore than 900 motorcycles and classic ...
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15th Annual Chrome City Ride

2016 Marks 15th Anniversary for Chrome City Ride at BenedictineVisit Event PageThis year’s Chrome City Ride at the Benedictine School in Ridgely, Md., on Sunday, July 31, 2016, from 11 ...
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Thanks to Cindy BurroughsI’ve stopped watching social media videos and posts that have the word autism in it. When a news program spins a teaser before the commercial break announcing ...
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ASD/DD Conference on the Eastern Shore

Benedictine Programs and Services has partnered with Pathfinders for Autism; The Parents' Place of Maryland; Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne's, and Talbot Counties' Partners for Success, to bring a full-day ...
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Inspired Giving, Spring 2016

Read the Spring issue of Inspired Giving, the newsletter of the Benedictine Foundation. See how the Foundation, with donors, volunteers, staff, families and friends, are inspired to come together and ...
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More Wisdom from a Parent

Cindy Burroughs, mother of Jason, a student at Benedictine, has a lot to offer to other parents of those with disabilities. Her article here, "The First Time My Non-Verbal Teenager ...
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Wisdom from a Parent

Cindy Burroughs, mother of Jason, a student at Benedictine, has a lot to offer to other parents of those with disabilities. Her article here, "How to Skype With A Non-Verbal ...
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Argentina's first teacher with Down syndrome had to shatter stereotypes to achieve her dream. She is living proof that her disability is no impediment to being a great educator.

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Congratulations to our Department of Rehabilitation Services liaison and Easton Office Manager, Stephanie our Business Services Representative, Jessie for receiving certificates of appreciation in honor of National Disability Month for their outstanding performance and lasting contributions to DORS! ... See MoreSee Less

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Beth MathisCongratulations Stephanie Milligan! Such well deserved recognition. Thanks so much for all your contributions.3 days ago   ·  1
Stephanie MilliganThank you DORS. Such an honor for something you love to do.3 days ago   ·  1
Diane SherwoodCongratulations to you all ! Well deserved!3 days ago
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Gaffney McGough ShepherdSo thankful for all you do Steph❤️3 days ago
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Thank you to everyone who shared our Supported Employment Program video. We were able to reach 6,000 people! Here is Vincent with the Brew and Oyster Brawl ticket drawing. Congrats, Cynthia! ... See MoreSee Less

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Cynthia IngramYea now I just have to find someone who likes oysters 😉4 days ago

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Our Supported Employment Program provides on-the-job training - our individuals provide the can-do attitude. #inclusionworks ... See MoreSee Less

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