Feature Stories Archive
Feature length stories and slide shows which you may have missed.
— denotes a story of special importance
— denotes a children's event
— story includes a slide show
— story includes a video
— story includes an audio file
Coverage of Astor's Lawrence F. Hickey Center for Child Development and the Cabaret event that helps to raise funds and awareness to aid the center.
Astor's Dr. Suzanne Button's essay describes why - and how - we must act now in order to help our at-risk youth, who face ever-growing challenges.
Astor's Dr. Paul Bulman provides a great overview of Astor's Community-based services, with an emphasis on Astor's Bronx programs.
Astor's Dr. David Crenshaw relates this very personal story of mental health issues in his own family.
Astor's Dr. Suzanne Button provides important information on the topic of Teen Suicide Prevention in this radio interview. Learn what you can do to help.
Astor's "Swing Into Spring," fundraising reception on Thursday, May 5th at the Millbrook Winery in Millbrook, NY, honored Assemblyman Marcus Molinaro with the Louise Marillac Public Service Award.
Magee Hickey, reporter for CBS 2 News, and colleagues from New York's television stations, sang in a Cabaret to raise funds for Astor's Lawrence F. Hickey Center for Child Development in the Bronx.
Over 1200 children and families had happier holidays in 2010 thanks to donors who took part in Astor's 2010 Adopt-A-Family program.
New York business leaders discuss the importance of early childhood care and learning to our current and future workforce.
Astor's Joan DiBlasi and Zory Wentt discuss Astor's community-based services program in an interview on Bronxnet Television.
Astor's new outpatient clinic at Highbridge provides mental health services for children and adolescents (ages 2 - 21) and their families.
Astor's Dr. Paul Bulman discusses the topic of Teen Suicide Prevention in this WBAI radio interview. Learn the warning signs and what you can do to help.
"Building a Better Future" reception, with proceeds benefiting Astor's Bronx programs. Event featured speaker Ralph Acampora, Jazz Musician Tony Smith, and an art auction with work by Astor children and NYC artists.
"Swing Into Spring" reception, with proceeds going toward improving facilities to meet health and safety needs. Event included an art show, auction, and live swing dancing.
Astor Service's Dr. James McGuirk was interviewed on the Radio Program "Finding Out With Peter And Ellen". This program describes Astor's programs in Dutchess County and contains useful information for parents and families.
Astor's Dr. James McGuirk was interviewed on the Radio Program "Hudson Valley Focus". This program provides a great overview of Astor and is well worth a listen!
New York's Archbishop Timothy Dolan visited Astor's Lawrence F. Hickey Center for Child Development. Full coverage includes photos and video.
Astor held its annual St. Nick's Craft Fair, with proceeds benefiting the children's recreational programs. Have a look at the lovely gifts which were on sale!
Astor held its Fourth Annual Sugar Plum Preview. An evening of music and good cheer for a good cause.
Astor Services for Children & Families' Dr.James McGuirk and an Astor family are interviewed on "Good Day New York". You can view a video of the interview on our website.
Astor's Dutchess County School Age Day Treatment Program opens at Mt. Carmel School.
The Lawrence F. Hickey Center for Child Development held its first Fall Festival.
Astor Services for Children & Families is the first recipient of the Stefan de Schill Award, presented by the American Mental Health Foundation (AMHF).
The Lawrence F. Hickey Center for Child Development in the Bronx was selected by global financial services company Deloitte as a recipient to partake in their annual IMPACT DAY that took place on Friday, June 5, 2009.
Astor held its 11th Annual Stenberg Cup Golf Tournament on Wednesday, June 23 2009. The event was a great success, and the weather made for a beautiful day on the course!