Delaware Unit Locator 2017-10-20T21:43:12+00:00

Delaware Autism Friendly Scouting Unit Locator

Listed on this page are Scouting Units that have committed to practicing inclusion and accepting scouts in their units of all abilities. If a unit specifically designates itself as a Special Needs Unit, it will be indicated as such.

Delaware Autism Friendly scouting units listed have committed to doing their best to providing a welcoming and accepting atmosphere and will establish best practices to make their units more sensory-friendly.  These units have made contact with us and have agreed to the five points listed under “How to Get my Unit, District, Council or Program Listed” section below.

Indicates that the unit has a Unit Special Needs Coordinator.

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Listing of Units

Cub Scout Two Bays Pack 3109

Magnolia United Methodist Church
39 S. Main Street
Magnolia, DE 19962

Joseph Boyette – (302) 399-6075

Joseph Boyette – decubscoutpack109@gmail.com

Cub Scout Pack 3109 serves boys in the 1st through 5th grade and currently has 51 scouts in their unit. This pack is part of the Two Bays District in the Delmarva Council and will be receiving the Autism and Scouting Leadership Training Kit.

Boy Scout Troop 109

Magnolia United Methodist Church
39 S. Main Street
Magnolia, DE 19962

Lee Olmstead – Scoutmaster – (302) 222-3146

Lee Olmstead – leeolmstead@comcast.net

Website: http://www.troopwebhost.org/Troop109Magnolia/index.htm

Boy Scout Troop 109 serves boys in the from 11 through 18 and currently has 20 scouts in their unit. The troop was re-activated in Spring 2005. Our scouts perform many activities, attend events and perform community service. They have fun and look forward to someday achieving the Rank of Eagle. This troop is part of the Two Bays District in the Delmarva Council and will be receiving the Autism and Scouting Leadership Training Kit. They are looking forward to growing the diversity of their group.

Boy Scout Troop 186

Avenue United Methodist Church
20 N. Church St.
Milford, DE 19963

Dallas Reynolds – (302) 542-0635

Dallas Reynolds – djr396@comcast.net

Boy Scout Troop 186 serves boys in the from 11 -18. They currently have 27 scouts in their unit and meet on Monday nights at Avenue United Methodist Church. New scouts and leaders are always welcome. This troop will be receiving the Autism and Scouting Leadership Training Kit.

Cub Scout Pack 3076 aka 76

Asbury United Methodist Church
20-24 W. Mt. Vernon St.
Smyrna, DE 19977

Stephanie Kashnier – (302) 222-0253

Stephanie Kashnier – Biggs95@hotmail.com

https://www.facebook.com/smyrnacub.scoutpack?fref=ts

Website: http://smyrnapack76.ScoutLander.com

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Cub Scout Pack 76 is located in Smyrna, Delaware. We are a part of the Two Bays District in the Delmarva Council. We meet every Wednesday at the Asbury Methodist Church from 6:30-7:30 pm.

In Pack 76, we believe in the Cub Scout principle “fun with a purpose”. The aim of Cub Scouting and Pack 76 is to help boys grow physically, mentally, and socially into good citizens who are strong in character while having fun. As parents, you will be amazed by your son’s achievements through Scouts!

We are an active Pack with excellent resources, activities, and volunteers and currently have about 35 members. We remain active throughout the year. Providing our scouts with many fantastic opportunities. It’s always a great time to join Cub Scouts and get involved with the fun! This unit will be receiving the Autism and Scouting Leadership Training Kit.

Troop 503

Mary Campbell Center
4641 Weldin Rd
Wilmington, DE 19803

Dawn Gent – (302) 529-1748

E-mail Contact – Dawn Gent – dlougent@verizon.net

Troop 503 is a small unit that serves scouts with special needs. All of the scouts in the troop are over age 18 and have been in the program for several years. The troop has been proudly serving for over 36 years. They have received the Autism and Scouting Leadership Training Kit.

How to Get my Unit, District, Council or Program Listed

 
    Please submit the following information:

    • Name of the Unit
    • Mailing address
    • Contact Name(s), position, email address and/or phone number
    • Any Social Media Links or Website links for your program
    • Any special information you’d like to share (optional)
    In order to be listed, we also need to have an e-mail or letter by one of the unit leaders committing to the following for your unit:

    • To practice inclusion and accept scouts into your unit of all abilities.
    • To provide a sensory break area or have a plan in place to provide breaks for scouts that may need one.
    • To show acceptance and work with each scout’s family to make sure they are also part of each scout’s journey. This also helps the unit leadership understand any strengths, learning styles, challenges or triggers that each youth may have.
    • To provide youth and adult training on disability awareness at least once every twelve months.
    • To be willing to learn about autism, ASD and any other co-condition the scout is living with.

    The Autism and Scouting Program is happy to provide you with leadership and volunteer training resources upon request. We highly recommend having each scout in your unit have a sensory questionnaire or profile on file.

    Submit to scouting@autismempowerment.org

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