Front Porch

The Front Porch…

  • Is a free enjoyable gathering place for adults who are experiencing mental health obstacles.
  • Meets three days a week in small groups.
  • Is an environment providing arts & crafts, music, games discussions and group outings. We are about reducing social isolation, having fun and increasing self-esteem.
  • Is a peer run program based on shared experiences and mutuality

Our goal is to maximize our individual independence. We pride ourselves in proactive peer engagement. We have been where you are now we are here for you.

It is a place to engage in conversation, activity and community. Participants feel a sense of belonging and their self esteem is increased, as part of “The Front Porch” community.

Mondays 1pm – 4pm
Wednesdays 1pm – 5pm
Fridays 10am – 2pm (trips out)
You pick the days and hours you wish to come.

Applicants must:
• Be current on your PPD
• Provide your own transportation

For more information contact:
Dawn Logiodice, Program Director
845-708-2000 ext 2346

About us

We provide care for thousands of children and adults with special needs each year.

Our mission

Jawonio is a registered 501c3 organization and the premier provider of lifespan services in the Hudson Valley of New York State for individuals with developmental disabilities, behavioral health challenges, and chronic medical conditions. 

Jawonio is dedicated to advancing the independence, well-being, and equality of people with disabilities and special needs.