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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Epilepsy Foundation of Northeastern New York

At the Epilepsy Foundation, one of our primary goals is to provide accessible, current information about epilepsy/seizure disorders to individuals with epilepsy, parents, family members and friends. We also provide information about epilepsy to professionals in the community through our in-service training programs. Our professionally trained staff is available to answer questions about epilepsy and its related concerns.

Services and Programs We Provide:

  • Advocacy
  • Counseling
  • Educational Programs
  • Information and Referral
  • Service Coordination/Case Management
  • Support Groups

We have been offering programs and services to people with epilepsy for over thirty years. Our information and support services have helped thousands of New Yorkers of all ages with epilepsy and other neurological impairments.

Our wide variety of school education and professional in-service training programs are individually tailored to children, students of all ages, adults and their families and workplaces.

Location

3 Washington Square, Albany, NY 12205
Phone: 518-456-7501

Location

60 Park Lane, Suite 4, Highland, NY 12528
Phone:

Other Services

Epilepsy and seizure first aid educational programs – professionals and students

Other Population

Individuals with epilepsy, with or without comorbidities (epilepsy diagnosis required for services)