Making Healthful Decisions Conference 2024

  • Friday, November 1, 2024, 8:15 AM - 4:30 PM

This year's theme is "Building Connection, Community, and Belonging"

Learn about stress-reducing, regenerative, and practical tools that support the well-being of children, youth, and adults at Dutchess Community College.

Overcoming loneliness, isolation, and hopelessness happens in community! Immerse yourself in community-building strategies, making connections, and experiencing belonging. The conference will provide experiential learning, research-based information, and opportunities to engage in healing-centered dialogues.

Presenters will share current research, insights, practices, and steps to creating a culture of community that supports the varying range of everyone’s needs, including their identities, abilities, and economic power.

Date: Friday, November 1, 2024

When: 8:15 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Where: Dutchess Community College (53 Pendell Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601)



$60/Seniors Age 65+ or Student

To Register, CLICK HERE!

Click Here to see the Official Event Flyer!

Who Should Attend:

  • Educators
  • Human Service Professionals
  • Administrators
  • Mental Health and Health Care Providers
  • Special Education Professionals
  • Childcare Professionals
  • Seniors, Students, Parents and Anyone who is Interested and Supports Youth and Families.

Organized by:

  • CCE Orange County
  • CEE Sullivan County
  • CCE Dutchess County
  • Sullivan 180
  • SUNY Orange Bridges Program
  • MISN
  • Orange County Government
  • Garnet Health

Co-Sponsored by:

  • Garnet Health
  • Dutchess Community College
  • Dutchess BOCES

For a list of the speakers that will be attending this conference, CLICK HERE




Julika von Stackelberg
Parenting & Family Life Educator
(845) 344-1234, Ext.274

Last updated July 3, 2024