• Services Provided: 

    Chesapeake College provides adult education programs to residents in Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s, and Talbot counties. Classes include English as a Second Language, Adult Basic Education and GED® Test Preparation classes. Students wishing to enroll in classes must first attend a registration session. During registration the student's current skill level will be evaluated for the proper class placement. The registration schedule can be found by calling the hotline numbers or on the calendars on the website. In addition to special registrations held at the beginning of each semester, weekly registrations are held at locations throughout the five county area. In Caroline County registration is held on Wednesdays at 10:00 am at the Caroline County Public Library, 100 Market Street in Denton; and at the Federalsburg Judy Hoyer Center, 323 S. University Ave. in Federalsburg on Thursdays at 1:30 pm and on the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 6:00 pm.

    Adult Basic Education & GED Hotline 410-822-5400, ext. 2408 or www.chesapeake.edu/abe for registration dates and locations.
    English as a Second Language Hotline 410-822-5400, ext. 2409 or www.chesapeake.edu/esl for ESL registration dates and locations.
    For assistance in Spanish, call 410-822-5400 ext. 2488 and leave message

    Contact: 
    Elaine Wilson, Program Director
    410-827-5835
    P. O. Box 8
    Wye Mills, MD 21679
  • Services Provided: 

    The center offers job readiness training, job skills enhancement, employment referrals, career counseling, case management, resume assistance, special programs and workshops, and assistance making job contacts. Special assistance available to veterans.

    Contact: 
    Maeve Hart-Morton, Job Service Specialist
    410-819-4549 | 410-901-4175
  • Services Provided: 

    We provide twenty four hour emergency response when disaster strikes and to support local military families communicate in times of emergency. Additionally, contact us for training in first aid, CPR, babysitter safety and emergency preparedness.

    Contact: 
    Suzanne Farris, Volunteer Specialist
    (410) 202-3043
    100 West 10th Street
    Suite 501
    Wilmington, DE 19801-6604
  • Services Provided: 

    The Benedictine School is a year round day and residential school which provides individualized programming with a high staff to student ratio and a multidisciplinary approach. The Adult Program, for ages 21 and over, provides residential and vocational support services and is open all year.

    Contact: 
    Scott Evans, Executive Director
    410-634-2112
    14299 Benedictine Lane
    Ridgely, MD 21660
  • Services Provided: 

    The Boy Scouts of America is the Delmarva Peninsula's foremost youth program of character development and values based leadership training. In the future Scouting will continue to: Offer young people responsible fun and adventure; Instill in young people lifetime values and develop in them ethical character as expressed in the Scout Oath & Law; Train young people in citizenship, service, and leadership; Serve America's communities and families with its quality, values-based program.

    Contact: 
    Hunter Layne, Choptank District Executive
    302-622-3300 x205
    100 W. 10th Street
    Suite 915
    Wilmington, DE 19801
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    Day Care providers meet together for support and training; also functions as a network of Caroline County providers; can inform parents of which providers have openings. Meetings are open to the public and are held the 3rd Thursday of the month from 6:30-8:30 PM . Meeting location at Choptank Electric Building, 24820 Meeting House Road, Denton, MD 21629

    Contact: 
    Philomena Cirrillo
    410-714-4534
    25570 Beauchamp Branch Road
    Denton, MD 21629
  • Services Provided: 

    Provides services for children, birth to 3 years, who exhibit developmental delays. A child with a suspected developmental delay, birth through age three, is eligible for screening and assessments to identify early and intervention needs. If you are concerned about a baby or toddler's development, call Terry Miller to share your concerns and request a screening. Screenings can be done in the home.

    Contact: 
    Robin Fox, Coordinator
    410-479-3246
    204 Franklin Street
    Denton, MD 21629
  • Services Provided: 

    Activities at the Transition Center include job skills training, functional academics, self-determination skills training, social skills training, community-based work experiences, travel training, and independent living skills. The program also assists students in identifying career paths and accessing both adult services and community resources.

    Contact: 
    Tom Robbins, Transition Teacher Specialist
    410-479-0100
    10855 Central Avenue
    Ridgely, MD 21660
  • Services Provided: 

    The Chesapeake Bay Community Band was formed in 1994 as the Kent Island Volunteer Marching Band and incorporated as a 501c3 Non Profit Organization. The group performs public concerts and provides musical support for community functions in Queens Anne's County Maryland and the surrounding Chesapeake Bay Region. The band's repertoire includes marches, classic concert band literature and Broadway favorites. The Chesapeake Bay Community Band is opened to anyone who plays a concert band instrument and has the desire to perform in a community band. We are always looking for new members.The band rehearses the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month at 7:00 PM at
    the American Legion Post in Stevensville, MD

    Contact: 
    Dee Dee Miller, Business Manager
    443-995-2297
    P.O. Box 601
    Stevensville, MD 21666
  • Services Provided: 

    Chesapeake Center, Inc. will assist individuals with disabilities to reach their potential for independence by pursuing opportunities in housing, employment, natural supports, friendship and community activities.

    Contact: 
    Donna L. Harrison, President
    410-822-4122
    P.O. Box 1906
    Easton, MD 21601