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Cape Wine & Spirits  Supports



Cape Wine & Spirits located at 34164 Citizen Drive in Lewes, Delaware is selling wine bags to support local charities.  Children's Beach House is one of the recipients of the proceeds from the wine bags.  The prices range from $1.00 - $1.50 and can be purchased on site or by calling  


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Become a Legacy Donor today!

 The Legacy for the Children Society provides long-term support for Children's Beach House (CBH).  Growth of the CBH endowment funds is the best way to sustain our high quality programs. Legacy gifts continue to support Ms. Lydia's vision, to help children with special needs reach their highest potential as functioning members of their families and communities.  By donating a gift of $10,000 or more to a CBH endowment fund or by including CBH in your estate plan, you will be recognized as a member of our Legacy for the Children Society. Gifts to the endowment fund may be paid over two or three years.


As we approach our 75th Anniversary, individuals who make gifts prior to September 30, 2012, will be included in the Founder's Circle of the Legacy for the Children Society.


We hope you will contact us at 302.655.4288 for further information.  Thank you for your continued support.


Click here to view current members of the Founder's Circle.


ISSUE 16                                                               December  2011




The staff, children, & families at
Children's Beach House
wish you & your loved ones a joyous holiday season and a new year of good health and much happiness! 





A Recap of 2011                                                       

  • 25 Weekend Camp Sessions
  • 9 Week-Long Summer Camp Sessions
  • 500+ Camper News Reports Generated by Counselors and Shared with Case Managers
  • 1000+ Case Management Notes Recapping Family Visits, School Visits, and One-on-One Meetings
  • 5 Inter-Agency Partnership Programs including 4-H, Delaware Division for the Visually Impaired, Autism Delaware, St. Ann's School, and the Little School at Kids Cottage
  • 2 DAP (Developmental Assessment Program) Assessments Completed
  • 127 Trainings Completed by Delaware Center for Youth Development

Intentional Programming in 2011

Throughout 2011, camp activities and agendas for our camp sessions were developed around themes derived from the results of our DAP assessments. Each age group displayed specific opportunities for growth.  Similar themes are to follow in our 2012 camp curriculum.


  • Juniors (ages 7 - 11)

    • Caring, peaceful conflict resolution, positive view of personal future
  • Middlers (ages 11 - 14)
    • Integrity, interpersonal competence, planning & decision making
  • Seniors (ages 15 and up)
    • Leadership & community initiatives
CBH Collects Food for Food Bank of Delaware
Food Drive
CBH collected nonperishable food items and personal items for the Food Bank of Delaware throughout the weekend of the Holiday Art Show and Sale. The mini food drive was a complete success and CBH would like to thank all of those who participated to help feed Delawareans in need during the holiday season.
Our mission is to help children reach their highest potential as functioning members of their families and communities. And in the Pool Picprocess, they have lots of fun!
Children's Beach House
 1800 Bay Avenue            
 Lewes, DE 19958
(302) 645.9184 
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