Wellness Made Easy

Dorchester Services for those with Disabilities

Bay Area Center for Independent Living

Phone: 443-260-0822

Executive Director: Dr. Katherine Jones – kjones@bayareacil.org

Website: www.bayareacil.org          

Community resources, adaptive devices with lending library, multi-level support for individuals with disabilities and their families, Medicaid supports planning services, and vocational and youth transitional services.  Designated Center for Independent Living for the Eastern Shore.

Delmarva Community Services

Phone: 410-221-1900

Executive Director: Santo Grande – santo@dcsdct.org

Website: www.dcsdct.org

Specialized transportation for seniors and individuals with developmental disabilities, veterans’ services, emergency food distribution programs, a men’s homeless shelter, and Meals on Wheels for Dorchester.

Easterseals DE & MD Eastern Shore

Phone: 410-546-2894

Executive Director: Ken Sklenar – ksklenar@esdel.org 

Website: Easterseals Salisbury Office

Physical, occupational and speech therapy for children with special needs, as well as a specialized summer and respite camp (Camp Fairlee, Chestertown).

Lower Shore Enterprises

Phone: 410-749-6183

CEO: Ivy McIntyre – IMcIntyre@lseworks.org 

Program Director: Crystal Chatham – CChatham@lseworks.org

Website: www.lseworks.org

Employment and Meaningful Day services for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities, including job training & development, life skills coaching, job placement, skill building & volunteer opportunities.

Positive Strides Therapeutic Riding Center

Phone: 443-239-4953

Executive Director:  Kim Hopkins – tsrhopkins@gmail.com

Website: positivestridescenter.org

Equine-assisted therapy for those with special physical or developmental needs and trauma victims. Serving youth and adults throughout the Lower Shore from their riding center in Preston, MD.