Janine Fitzmaurice

Coordinator of Children with Special Needs Services

Ages birth through 5 years old

(845) 486-3518


Linda Monkman

Coordinator of Children’s and Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities Services

Ages 5 years through adulthood

(845) 486-2766


Toni-Marie Ciarfella

Deputy Commissioner for Special Needs

(845) 486-3434


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 


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Community Events

July 14, 2020
  • LGBTQ & Ability Support and Discussion Group July 14, 2020  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Taconic Resources-Independence, 82 Washington St # 214, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, USA

    LGBTQ + Abilities Support and Discussion Group

    This group is open to all people of the disability and LGBTQ community. It meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

    Contact Agique Anderson (AJ) to RSVP in advance: LGBTQAbility@taconicresources.org
    *Be Sure to include your full name, the LGBTQ+ Ability Group, and whether you need an interpreter*
    **If you require an American Sign Language Interpreter you must RSVP 2 weeks in advance**

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