Janine Fitzmaurice

Coordinator of Children with Special Needs Services

Ages birth through 5 years old

(845) 486-3518

jfitzmaurice@dutchessny.gov

Linda Monkman

Coordinator of Children’s and Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities Services

Ages 5 years through adulthood

(845) 486-2766

lmonkman@dutchessny.gov

Toni-Marie Ciarfella

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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Department of Behavioral and Community Health

Welcome to the Department of Behavioral & Community Health (DBCH), formerly the Department of Mental Hygiene and the Department of Health.

We have integrated our services in 2016 to better serve the residents of Dutchess County and we invite you to learn more about the services and programs we have to offer.

Location

85 Civic Center Plaza Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone: 845-486-3432

Location

230 North Rd Poughkeepsie NY 12601
Phone:

Other Services

Dutchess County Helpline