Vanderheyden is recognized as one of the premier children, adult and family service agencies in the Capital Region of New York.


Vanderheyden is recognized as one of the premier children, adult and family service agencies in the Capital Region of New York.  For more than 180 years, we have been providing services to youth and adults who:

• Have been abused, neglected or abandoned
• Have emotional and behavioral challenges
• Have developmental disabilities
• Are caring for a special needs child or individual at home

Our community-based services include a Residential Treatment Center, Diagnostic/Respite Service, Educational Facility and Community Services.

SPECIAL NOTICE(S)

Tickets to our annual 2022 VanderFEST are on sale NOW!

Enjoy a buffet of Oktoberfest Theme food, Fall beer and wine! October 19th, 2022 at Pat's Barn 110 Defreest Drive, Rensselaer NY 12144, 6-8 PM
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