Happenings

    The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie is actively involved in the local community, as well as with State and Federal agencies. Each year we host an education conference, our Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert and our Run for Home 5K. These events are open to the public. Additionally, we host several on campus events for the children and youth in our care.

    Family Harvest Fest to Benefit Children’s Home

    Join the Poughkeepsie Galleria, in partnership with BG Entertainment for the first ever fall Family Harvest Fest! Bring the whole family out for a day of fun with arts & crafts, face painting, music, giveaways & more! All proceeds benefiting the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie. Poughkeepsie Galleria 2001 South Road | Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 Outer…

    Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie Appoints New Board Members and Officers

    Poughkeepsie, NY – The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie announced six new board members and a new executive committee for the 2019-2020 term. The Board of Directors is comprised of generous community members who have been selected for their knowledge, expertise and commitment to our mission. The six newly elected board members are: Mary Lou Davis…

    Children’s Home Baseball Fundraiser

    Join us on August 24, 2019 at Dutchess Stadium to see the Hudson Valley Renegades take on the Tri City Valley Cats and support the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie at our Baseball Fundraiser! Purchase tickets through the link below and get a Valley Reserved ticket AND a Renegades group cap for only $12! With every…

    Children’s Home Hosts Annual Staff Appreciation Luncheon

    On June 5, 2019, the Children’s Home hosted our annual Staff Appreciation Luncheon. Staff were recognized for their dedication and commitment to the kids in care at the Home.   Anniversary milestones were celebrated for staff from 5 years of service to an incredible 30 year anniversary! Thank you to all of the staff at CHP for…

    7th Annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert

    On April 13, 2019, the Children’s Home hosted our 7th annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert at The Grandview in Poughkeepsie, NY. Over 225 guests joined us for a wonderful evening of food, drinks and music. Thank you to all who attended and supported our event. See photos from the evening. Thank You to Our…

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    Children’s Home To Host Annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert April 11

    Award Winning Composer, Lyricist and Producer Neil Berg to Perform POUGHKEEPSIE, NY – On April 11, 2019, the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host their 7th annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert. This year’s event will be held at The Grandview, in Poughkeepsie, NY from 6 – 9 pm. This wonderful evening begins with a cocktail party…

    Children’s Home Welcomes New Associate Clinical Director

    Alyssa M. Swan, PhD, LPC, NCC, RPT to join Children’s Home staff Poughkeepsie, NY- The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie is pleased to welcome Alyssa M. Swan, PhD as Associate Clinical Director. Dr. Swan will work alongside current Clinical Director, Dr. David Crenshaw to provide therapeutic services to children and their families.  Dr. Swan is a Licensed…

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    Career Fair – January 22, 2019

    Career Fair! NOW HIRING – IMMEDIATE OPENINGS – Full Time Positions Available Tuesday, January 22 11:00 am – 2:00 pm | 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie 10 Children’s Way Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 To pre-register, send resume and cover letter by January 21, 2019 to: Email HR Youth Counselors Starting Salary – $13.50…

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    Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert

    Join the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie at our 7th annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert Thursday, April 11, 2019 • 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Grandview • Poughkeepsie, NY This wonderful evening begins with a cocktail party featuring delicious hors d’oeuvres and an open bar. The evening continues with a 45-minute musical performance, seated…