The House has been changing children's lives since 1872.


We predict more children and families will need our help in the near future. We are well-prepared to provide the very best for all of them. - Leila "Lee" Bjornland

COVID-19 Support

As an essential provider, The House of the Good Shepherd will continue to provide round-the-clock services to children and families during the COVID-19 outbreak. We are working closely with our governing bodies and the New York and Oneida County Health Departments to keep everyone, including our staff, safe and healthy. Our leadership is strong, and our entire workforce has passion beyond the ordinary.

If you would like to support our efforts, donate below. Please note in the comment section, "COVID-19 support." We are grateful for your friendship.  


The CARES Act - Changes to Charitable Deductions

Please visit the links below to see what changes have been made for charitable donations during this pandemic.

This information is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor. Figures cited in any examples are for illustrative purposes only. References to tax rates include federal taxes only and are subject to change. State law may further impact your individual results.

If considering a bequest or planned gift, please call 315.235.7770.

Types of Giving: In-Kind, Matching Gifts, Tribute Gifts, Payroll Deduction Gifts, and Planned Giving, and Events and Annual Campaign.