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When my husband and I were contemplating transitioning Brian from the Rosewood Center in Baltimore about 18 years ago, we didn't really know much about the options that were avaialble to us.

For many parents, the decision to move their adullt child with a developmental disability from their home to the care of another is a difficult one. For some who made such decisions long ago, it is.........

Before taking up residence with Center for Social Change nearly 18 years ago, Edwin B. had lived both of his sisters. But, Edwin's behaviors, which led to frequent hospitalizations, had made this......

Janet N’s mother remembers the changes that took place in their lives after Janet became sick.  When it was clear to her mom that she wouldn't be able to ...............

Rick Z. came to Center for Social Change nearly twelve years ago in a way that is not so typical. Rick had been receiving supports for another provider agency in Carroll County.........

Janine R’s parents knew they needed help by the time they first met with Center for Social Change. They had already arranged privately for someone to care for Janine but.............




Center for Social Change offers residential programs to children with developmental disabilities and an array of support services in the program. Living in a home in the community with 24 hour support services enables children with developmental disabilities to be part of community life. We promote empowerment, self-esteem, personal growth, independence and productivity.
CSC also supports families of children with developmental disabilities by advocacy, training and encouragement for reunification of their children. It strengthens family units and encourages family-based care to children with disability at their biological parents’ home. CSC enhances the well-being of children and youth by addressing their health, education, safety, economic issues, previous maltreatment and disability issues.


All children with or without developmental disabilities, behavioral issues, medically fragile, and autistic, are eligible for admission to CSC’s residential program. Referrals are made by Department of Social Services of all Counties of Maryland, and by DDA of Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Contact the local DSS worker with eligibility questions, and Resource Coordinators of Service Coordination for children with autism spectrum disorder.