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 Job Fair – July 13

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    The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host a Virtual Job Fair on July 13 for a number of positions. If you are interested in a career that makes a difference in the lives of children and families, click here to schedule on interview.

    Hudson Valley Gives is May 17!

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    Did you hear? May 17, 2023, is the 8th 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 type of digital telethon that benefits hundreds of much-deserving nonprofits in…

    Children’s Home 2022 Annual Report Available

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    On behalf of the board and staff at the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie, we are pleased to present to you our 2022 Annual Report.    Our 175th year, 2022, was filled with healing, hope and opportunity. We spent the year celebrating the anniversary of our founding in 1847 by the Female Guardian Society with you – our community.…

    Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert

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    On June 1, 2023 the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie hosted our annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert at The Grandview in Poughkeepsie, NY. Over 180 guests joined us for a wonderful evening of friendship, food, music and hope. Thank you to all who attended and supported our event. View Event Photos   Thank you to…

    Virtual Hiring Event – January 11th

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    The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host a Hiring Event on January 11 from 5 pm – 7 pm for the positions of Maintenance Worker & Bilingual Youth Counselor. Click here to pre-register or call (845) 452-1420 to schedule a virtual interview.

    Children’s Home 175th Anniversary Video

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    As 2022 comes to a close, we look back on celebrating our 175th Anniversary this year and are pleased to share the Children’s Home 175th Anniversary Video with you. On behalf of the board, staff and children at the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie, we extend our sincere gratitude to our community for supporting the mission…

    Make a Holiday Wish Come True

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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…

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