Since 1982, Benedictine’s Adult Services program has supported community living, employment and community engagement for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Licensed/Approved by the Maryland Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) under the Community Pathways, Family Supports and Community Supports Waivers, Benedictine is proud to carry on a tradition of excellence based on the belief in the dignity of all people.


At Benedictine we follow a Person Centered Approach to help empower the people we support in achieving their greatest potential.

Community Living
Options include Benedictine owned neighborhood group homes & supported living
Meaningful Day Services
We provide life enrichment options centered on the interests of the people we support.
Employment Services
We provide pre-employment education, career exploration & skills development, connecting those we support with jobs in the community.

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Our person-centered approach helps us get to know each applicant's interests and assists in determining if Benedictine is the right provider for you.

Updates and Advocacy Opportunities

COVID-19 Statement – Current Policies & Recommendations

Update: March 2, 2022 Dear families, The first couple of months of 2022 have been a little challenging on the COVID front at Benedictine and ...

Senior Director of Adult Services Joins Benedictine

Adedapo Laditan brings diverse portfolio to enhance Benedictine’s services (Ridgely, MD – March 23, 2023) – Adedapo Laditan has joined Benedictine, a service provider for ...

Benedictine Year In Review

Benedictine and the children and adults supported by our organization had a productive and exciting year! Here are just a few of our achievements. Benedictine ...

Benedictine Awarded Maryland Capital Grant

Funds to be used to construct new student residential facility (Ridgely, MD – January 25, 2023) – Benedictine has been awarded a Maryland Capital Grant ...

Benedictine Awarded 2022 Rural Impact Award

Award Given For Outstanding Rural Community Development (Ridgely, MD – December 12, 2022) – Benedictine was awarded a 2022 Rural Impact Award for Outstanding Rural ...

Benedictine Raises Over $150,000 on Giving Tuesday

Generous supporters of Benedictine give a $75k match in support of dedicated employees (Ridgely, MD – December 6, 2022) – The Benedictine Foundation raised over ...

Benedictine is Recipient of Phillips Charitable Foundation Grant

Funds were utilized to update group homes in Annapolis and Denton (Ridgely, MD – November 16, 2022) – Benedictine was the recipient of a Phillips ...

Birdies for Benedictine Raises Over $40,000

Benedictine’s Annual Charity Golf Tournament Raises Critical Funds To Support The Developmentally Disabled (Ridgely, MD – November 2, 2022) – Benedictine’s annual Birdies For Benedictine ...

Inspired Giving Fall 2022 Newsletter

The Benedictine Foundation is pleased to share our Inspired Giving Fall Newsletter. READ HERE Download a copy HERE

Benedictine Students Remember the Heroes of 9/11

Developmentally Disabled Students Send Letters to Firefighters and Police Departments in New York City and Washington, D.C.   (Ridgely, MD – September 28, 2022) – ...

Inspired Giving Summer 2022 Newsletter

READ HERE  The Benedictine Foundation is pleased to share our Summer Inspired Giving Newsletter – this is a digital version only. In this issue we ...