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

April 2, 2020
  • Dutchess County Telephone Town Hall April 2, 2020  5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    It was announced this weekend that County Executive MarcMolinaro will be hosting a second, live, Telephone Town Hall meeting onThursday, April 2nd at 5:30pm. We are happy to include that he willbe joined by Caren O’Brien Edwards, Greystone Programs’ Director of CommunityServices. With over 20 year of experience supporting those with I/DD, she willbe available to help support callers who have questions regarding quarantinedfamily members with autism and other intellectual/developmental disabilities.


    If you would like to listen to the Telephone Town Hall, youcan dial in to (845) 765-7121. If you’d like to ask a question, directions willbe given when you call in. It will also be streamed live on the Dutchess CountyFacebook page for those wishing to participate in that way.

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