Various media outlets have reported that Kurn Hattin Homes was pressured by the Vermont Department for Children and Families (DCF) to close its license as a residential treatment program (RTP). This is not accurate. Further, many of the facts and conclusions drawn by the media are demonstrably … [Read more...] about Statement from Kurn Hattin Homes – 9/19/2020
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September 8th marked the end of a successful summer session and the beginning of a new school year for Kurn Hattin Homes for Children. Following strict safety protocols, campus reopened for a shortened summer program in mid-July. The summer session included fun activities such as field games, … [Read more...] about Happy To Be Back to School at Kurn Hattin!
Thirteen staff members were the recipients of awards at the Kurn Hattin Homes for Children All Staff Meeting on August 19th during Training Week. Eleven were recognized for the longevity of their service. 25 years: Susan Kessler, Assistant Executive Director; 20 years: Thomas Fontaine, … [Read more...] about Kurn Hattin Staff Honored for Dedication to Children
Children, ages 5-15, live in residential cottages at Kurn Hattin Homes for Children. For the last six years, Kurn Hattin has been offering a special partnership with businesses and individuals called Adopt a Cottage. The goal of the program is to not only have funding for the unbudgeted needs of a … [Read more...] about Sponsorships Help Kurn Hattin Strengthen Technology
Donor Advised Funds are becoming more and more popular with philanthropic individuals. Kurn Hattin Homes for Children recently received a grant from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation’s Peter and Elisabeth Roos Fund. The grant will further Kurn Hattin’s Mission providing children a safe … [Read more...] about New Hampshire Charitable Foundation Donor Advised Funds Support Kurn Hattin Homes
Late Thursday afternoon, we received a call from the Reformer informing us of abuse allegations stemming from the 1960s, and‘70s. It was the first time we had heard specifics about allegations from these years, and we were given no time to respond. That was in no way indicative of us having nothing … [Read more...] about Statement about Alleged Abuse
How do we make this graduation really special for our students during this unprecedented time the Kurn Hattin Homes staff asked themselves. We miss the students and the students miss the staff and their friends. We came up with a unique plan to celebrate each graduate individually with a … [Read more...] about Kurn Hattin Homes Takes Graduation On The Road
New England Kurn Hattin Homes for Children's commitment to accountability and transparency has earned it the highest possible 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator, for the second consecutive year. “Only 32% of the charities we evaluate have … [Read more...] about Kurn Hattin Homes Once Again Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator