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.

    The Chibok Project – April 25

    276 girls were kidnapped from their school in Chibok, Nigeria in 2014. The international attention has subsided over the years. But thousands more have gone missing. We’re raising awareness. Please join us for global and local look at violence against women and girls and what we can do to help. On April 25 from 1-5PM…

    The Chibok Project – April 25

    276 girls were kidnapped from their school in Chibok, Nigeria in 2014. The international attention has subsided over the years. But thousands more have gone missing. We’re raising awareness. Please join us for global and local look at violence against women and girls and what we can do to help. On April 25 from 1-5PM…

    Virtual Hiring Event – April 6

    The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host a Virtual Hiring Event on April 6 from 10am – 4pm & 6pm – 8pm for the positions of Bilingual Youth Counselor, Bilingual Case Manager, Bilingual Clinician, HCBS Caseworker, Youth Counselor and Bilingual Overnight Youth Counselor for locations in Poughkeepsie and West Park. To pre-register, visit https://events.indeed.com/event/88141/ or…

    The Attachment Summit – May 6-7

    Did you hear? Our very own Dr. Crenshaw will be speaking at The Attachment Summit, Integrating Today’s Most Popular Approaches in Psychotherapy with Attachment Science, online May 6-7, 2021. Dr. Crenshaw will be speaking on the topic of Attachment Ruptures and Repair in Children & Adolescents and his use of an invitational approach to attachment…

    Virtual Hiring Event – February 11

    The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host a Virtual Hiring Event on February 11, 10am – 4pm & 6pm – 8pm for the positions of Youth Counselors and Bilingual Youth Counselors for locations in Poughkeepsie and West Park. To pre-register, visit indeed.com or send resume and cover letter by February 10 to [email protected] 10am –…

    Support the Children’s Home on December 1, #GivingTuesday

    Mark your calendar! December 1 is #GivingTuesday, an international day of giving. This year, our Home has set a goal to raise $5,000 in support of our mission to provide a safe and nurturing environment that improves lives and empowers at-risk children and families right here in our community. Will you join us? Here are…

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

    Poughkeepsie, NY – The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie is pleased to announce two new board members and a new executive committee for the 2020-2021 term. The Children’s Home Board of Directors is comprised of generous community members who have been selected for their knowledge, expertise and commitment to our mission. The two newly elected board…

    2020 Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert Canceled

    With heavy hearts, the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie has made the decision to cancel our 2020 Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert. We wrestled with this decision as our organization relies on the fundraising support we receive from this event to help further our mission to provide a safe and nurturing environment that improves lives and…