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 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.

    Home Insider – Summer 2017

    We are excited to share with you our latest newsletter – Home Insider, Summer 2017. Take a look at the happenings at the Children’s Home and enjoy! Download and read – Home Insider 2017.

    Take Me Out With The Crowd

    Join the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie on August 12 as the Hudson Valley Renegades host the Brooklyn Cyclones at 7:05 pm at Dutchess Stadium. $17 Package Includes: RG Ticket & Gades Group Hat ($5 of every ticket sold will be donated to the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie!) Purchase online at GadesGroups.com; Password: chop Tickets must…

    Children’s Home Social Network to Host Annual 5K

    Run for Home Scheduled for August 27 on the Dutchess Rail Trail Poughkeepsie, NY – The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie’s Social Network Committee will host their fourth annual Run for Home, a 5K to Benefit the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie on Sunday, August 27, 2017. This year’s event will take place on the Dutchess Rail…

    Run for Home 2017

    ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. RACE DAY REGISTRATION OPENS AT 7:15 AM! Date & Time August 27, 2017 7:15 am – 8:00 am:  Race Day Registration 8:00 am 1 mile:  Kids Run (ages 4-12)    |    8:45 am:  5K Run/Walk Start (all ages) awards ceremony immediately following race Place     Dutchess Rail Trail at Van Wyck…

    Open Your Heart 2017 Photos

    Thank you to Erik Christian Photography for capturing our 5th annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert so beautifully. Please enjoy looking at all of the photos from the evening. Open Your Heart 2017 Photos

    Open Interview Day – May 2

    The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host an Open Interview Day on May 2, 5:30pm – 8pm for the position of Direct Care Worker.

    Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert Benefits Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie

    POUGHKEEPSIE, NY – On April 7, 2017, the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie hosted their 5th annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert at The Grandview. Over 200 guests enjoyed delicious hors d’oeuvres and an open bar. The highlight of the evening was a musical performance by Neil Berg’s 100 Years of Broadway, a musical revue of…

    Wake Up with Rhinebeck Bank features Children’s Home

    Tune in to hear from Children’s Home Executive Director, Walter Joseph about the happenings at the Home. Special guest appearance by Karen Szatko, Program Assistant and Chief Facility Service Dog, Ace. Click here to watch the video. Thank you to Rhinebeck Bank for including the Children’s Home.

    Open Interview Day

    The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host an Open Interview Day on March 9, 4pm – 7pm for the position of Youth Counselor.

    Children’s Home to Host 5th annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert April 7

    Neil Berg’s 100 Years of Broadway to Perform On April 7, 2017, the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host their 5th 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 featuring delicious hors…