MCF Eastern Shore Family Leadership Retreat Opportunity


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Maryland Coalition of Families is now accepting applications for our 2020 Eastern Shore Family Leadership Retreat (FLR). This free, two-day retreat will to empower you to be a stronger advocate for your child and your community.


Calling Parents and Caregivers who both:

  • Have a school-aged child with mental/ behavioral  health challenges and
  • Live in Cecil, Kent, Queen Ann’s, Caroline, Talbot, Dorchester, Wicomico, Worcester, or Somerset County.

The retreat provides a welcoming space to learn how to help your child by:

  • Collaborating with your child’s school
  • Empowering you to promote the needs of your child, family and community
  • Taking care of yourself
  • Connecting with other families just like yours

There is no cost and stipends are available for childcare – a completed application and commitment to attend both days is required.

November 13, 6:00 – 9:00 pm and November 14, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

(Virtual attendance on both Friday and Saturday is required)
Must be able to access Zoom (free) online learning platform.


Application deadline: November 4, 2020


Learn more or start your application:


If you have questions, please contact DeVaki Leonard at 240.818.3536 or