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 – 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…

    Support Ivy’s Fund on May 20

    Ace, Elvis, and Marshall want to let you know that on May 20, 2020, the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will participate in the 5th annual Hudson Valley Gives Day! Please save the date. What is Hudson Valley Gives? Hudson Valley Gives is a day of giving fueled by passion, collaboration and the power of social…

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    Career Fair – February 26

    Children’s Home Career Fair Wednesday, February 26, 2020 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie – West Campus 2080 Route 9W  |  West Park, NY 12493 Click here for all the details and to register! *Please bring resume and/or application, references and photo ID. Minimum Requirements: At least 21 years of age. High…

    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 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…