Learn how human-animal contact can have a profound effect on a child.
An enriched learning environment that identifies and builds upon strengths.
Opportunities for community members of all ages to explore and enjoy.
An innovative program incorporating academic, behavioral and emotional support in a comprehensive learning environment to help each child achieve new skills and confidence, and return to their home school district with the best chance of success. Green Chimneys School
A student to faculty to teaching assistant ratio that addresses individual learning styles with necessary therapeutic support.
Our 200 animals and wildlife play a supportive role in nature-based therapy and educational activities for children with special needs.
Our 550 combined acres give students every opportunity to be part of the environment and discover their own special talents.
Green Chimneys is part of the surrounding community. From preschool programs to summer camp to outdoor adventures for school groups, Green Chimneys offers valuable education and recreation experiences, along with exciting public events, for all ages. Join us
Enjoy a weekend visit to the farm or join us for one of our famous events.
Our dynamic preschool and before & after school programs serve children ages 3-12.
Learn through discovery with challenging outdoor activities and nature exploration.
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Mother’s Day Nature Walk
2:00pm - 3:30pmGreen Chimneys Clearpool Campus
Managing Your Land: Invasive Species
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Celebration of Life: Myra Mattes Ross
3:30pmGreen Chimneys, Brewster Campus
Bodhi is the Golden Retriever companion of Green Chimneys’ Admissions Supervisor and one of the most familiar faces on campus. Bodhi also holds the distinction of being a certified therapy dog and recently participated in Green Chimneys’ first funded research project studying the effect of involving a dog in social skills development training for children on the autism spectrum. Her full name, Bodhi Ani, means “Awakens/Enlightens Grace” and describes her personality and the role she embraces with the students on campus; Bodhi is very calm and grounded in her ability to awaken their potential while helping them to relax and feel at peace.