Northeast Training CenterServing New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Delaware, Eastern Pennsylvania,
Maryland, Washington DC, Virginia, West Virginia, Massachusetts,
Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine.
The Northeast Region of Canine Companions for Independence serves people with disabilities in 13 states including New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Washington DC, Virginia, West Virginia, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine.
Since opening in 1989, the region has placed more than 822 Assistance Dogs and more than 486 of these teams are still active.
In 2018, we will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of our state-of-the-art Miller Family Campus. The 11-acre, 39,000 square foot Canine Care Center features 38 kennels, exercise yards, a wellness clinic and grooming facility, along with separate kennels and play yards for puppies. The Hagedorn Team Training Residence Hall has 11 spacious fully handicapped accessible dorm rooms for training participants and their families. Bogie's Bistro provides a community space with an accessible kitchen, dining room and lounge. There are five training rooms that are utilized for Team Training, professional training, puppy classes, as well as community meetings.
Northeast Region Board of Directors:
Yvonne Dagger | Eva LaMere | Stacey Johnson-Lucchino | John Libonati | Nancy McGraw | John Miller | Javier Robles | Susan Winters | Marc Wortsman | Col. E. David Woycik, Jr. | Bari Taylor | Nattavadee Hillegass