Family & Finance

CCEDC works to improve the well-being of Dutchess County families, individuals, youth and communities through education and change facilitation in the areas of financial management and parenting. CCEDC provides support for relative caregivers through monthly meetings, parenting workshops focusing on positive discipline for parents and caregivers, adult leadership development through volunteer involvement and youth development activities.


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Green Teen on NPR!

June 2015

On Wednesday, May 27th, CCEDC's Green Teen Community Gardening Program was featured on WAMC - a local NPR station in the Hudson Valley. The interview, led by WAMC's Joe Donahue and starring our very own Helannna Bratman and her Green Teen Crew Leader Chelsea Schiffer, focused on a fundraising event - For Goodness Bake - that Green Teen will be putting on in the City of Beacon this Saturday, June 6th! » Read More

Money Management Tools for Success

March 2015

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County and The Hudson Valley CA$H Coalition presents Money Management Tools for Success. » Read More

Positive Parenting Workshops for Parents, Caregivers and Professionals

January 2015

Parent and Family Education (PAFE) program is offering a parenting education series from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm on February 17 and 24, 2015 at the Family Partnership Center in Poughkeepsie. » Read More