News & Events

    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 on and off campus events that support our mission and our kids. Please check back for periodic updates.

    Virtual Hiring Event – November 29th

    The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host a Virtual Hiring Event on November 29 from 10 am – 1 pm & 3 pm -6pm for the positions of Parent Partner, Youth Counselor & Bilingual Youth Counselor. Click here to pre-register or call (845) 452-1420 to schedule a virtual interview.

    Make a Holiday Wish Come True

    The Children’s Home accepts gifts in-kind by appointment only. Please email us or call 845-452-1420 to schedule a time to drop off. Thank you for thinking of the kids at the Children’s Home. See our Holiday Wish List See our Holiday Wish List on AmazonSmile

    Support the Children’s Home on November 29, #GivingTuesday

    Mark your calendar! November 29th is #GivingTuesday, an international day of giving. This year, our Home has set a goal to raise $10,000 in support of our mission: empowering children and families to achieve optimal health and well being. Will you join us? Here are 3 ways you can get involved: Give a gift of healing…

    Announcing Children’s Home New Mission & Vision

    As you know, 2022 has been a year of celebration for the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie, as we marked our 175th Anniversary on January 21. In keeping with that sentiment we have exciting news to share. We have updated our mission and vision statements. Over the last few months, the Board of Directors, active Associate…

    Back to School Supply Drive

    It’s almost that time of year again! BACK TO SCHOOL is just around the corner. Please consider donating school supplies and backpacks for our kids. Donations can be dropped off at our Home, located at 10 Children’s Way, Poughkeepsie, NY on Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 4:30pm. Thank you for helping our kids succeed as…

    Nursing Hiring Event – August 18th

    The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host a Nursing Hiring Event on August 18 from 10 am – 5 pm at 10 Children’s Way, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 for the positions of RN Staff Nurse and LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse). Click here to pre-register or send resume and cover letter to Kate Taddeo & Donnamarie Scorzello.  

    Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert and 175th Anniversary Celebration

    On June 30, the Children’s Home hosted our Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert and 175th Anniversary Celebration at The Grandview in Poughkeepsie, NY. Guests joined us for a wonderful evening of food, drinks and music. Thank you to all who attended and supported our event. View More Event Photos Thank you to our Sponsors Event…

    Support Ivy’s Fund Today!

    Today is the day! Ace, Elvis, and Marshall want to let you know that May 18, 2022, is the 7th annual Hudson Valley Gives Day! What is Hudson Valley Gives? Hudson Valley Gives is a day of giving fueled by passion, collaboration and the power of social media. You can think of it as a…

    Support our Home: Attend the Hudson Valley Renegades Game on May 11

    We are excited to announce that in honor of our 175th Anniversary, the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will be the Grand Slam Community Partner at the May 11 Hudson Valley Renegades game.   Join us at Dutchess Stadium to see the Hudson Valley Renegades take on the Aberdeen IronBirds and support the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie…

    The Children’s Home Celebrates 175 Years of Healing and Hope

    Did you hear? January 21, 2022 is our Home’s 175th Anniversary. The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie was created on January 21, 1847 by a group of women called the Female Guardian Society who wanted to help children and families that needed their help the most. Our history tells us, “Two by two they went into…