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HAPPY FALL from CHD’s Diversion, Shelter and Housing!

Moms, kiddos and CHD Staff all enjoyed a wonderful time at Fletcher Farm in Southampton.  Farmer Fletcher drove his big tractor safely through the cornfields on our hayride, while we enjoyed the beautiful fall colors.  We got to meet all their animals, pet the goats, baby calves, and a mama pig with her babies. The […]


Downtown Greenfield: The Road Ahead, Day 2

Second of five parts   When Jessica Mullins first heard a health clinic was moving into the nearby Main Street storefront formerly occupied by Whitney Hill Antiques, she was disappointed by the loss of another downtown retail space. “My initial reaction was, ‘Ugh, it’s not retail and it’s not a restaurant,’” she said. But Mullins, […]


American Legion donates to CHD Foster Children

Three members of the American Legion recently visited CHD to present a donation of $500 which will go toward purchasing travel bags and necessities for CHD foster children. “Too often a child arrives on our doorsteps with what little belongings they have packed into a black trash bag. The American Legion and CHD believe that […]


May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is officially recognized as Mental Health Awareness Month, but CHD believes this topic is far too important to limit the focus to a single month. That’s why we shine a light on mental health every day! Why does this matter? Because mental illness impacts so many. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services […]