Janine Fitzmaurice

Coordinator of Children with Special Needs Services

Ages birth through 5 years old

(845) 486-3518

jfitzmaurice@dutchessny.gov

Dana Hopkins

Coordinator of Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities Services

Ages 5 years through adulthood

(845) 486-2766

dhopkins@dutchessny.gov

Deborah Disanza

Coordinator of Children’s Services and Children’s POA Coordinator

(845) 486-2768

ddisanza@dutchessny.gov

Toni-Marie Ciarfella. Ph.D.

Deputy Commissioner for Special Needs

(845) 486-3434

tciarfella@dutchessny.gov

If this is an emergency and you need immediate assistance please contact 911

Crisis Counseling, Support, Information & Referrals

Dutchess County HELPLINE 

Toll free: (877) 485-9700

Stabilization Center

(845) 485-9700

NY State Central Register for Child Abuse 

(800-342-3720)

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ThinkDifferently-100-Cups-Coffee

The City of Poughkeepsie Community Day in September where "ThinkDIFFERENTLY" and Dutchess County 100 Cups of Coffee collaborated to hear from the community . Pictured are Jody Miller and C.E. and second one is Jody, CE and Yvonne Flowers who was the organizer of the day’s events. (September 2017)

The City of Poughkeepsie Community Day in September where “ThinkDIFFERENTLY” and Dutchess County 100 Cups of Coffee collaborated to hear from the community . Pictured are Jody Miller and C.E. and second one is Jody, CE and Yvonne Flowers who was the organizer of the day’s events. (September 2017)