The People Behind the Place

David's House is a house because of the roof, the walls, the rooms, and the beds. But David's House is a warm, welcoming home because of the people that keep the doors open 365 days a year.  


David's House is able to operate with a very small paid staff because of the wonderful volunteers that give their time and energy. Our volunteers come from every walk of life, but the one thing they have in common is an unwavering commitment to supporting families in their most trying times. They bake, cook, answer phones, check guests in and out, chat with families, participate in events, make quilts, and do everything possible to bring a little sunshine into our guests' lives.

Learn more about becoming a volunteer


Board of Directors

Our board of directors is a body of appointed members who jointly oversee and steer the direction and health of David's House. They donate their time and energy to the House, and like all volunteers, their dedication to our mission is unshakable.

The president emeritus of David's House is Dick Cyr, David's father and the founder of David's House, and he is still heavily involved and passionate. Listen to Dick Cyr tell Etown Radio the story of David's House, or watch him tell his story in this stort video.


The staff

The members of the small staff (below) are thankful to work in an environment filled with love. They are also thankful for all of the wonderful and supportive volunteers who help make doing their jobs possible!


Board of Directors


Jaye Olmstead

   Executive Director 

Dick Cyr 

   President Emeritus


Cathy Labonte 

   House Manager

Susan Vickers



Don Dutton

   Finance Director

Ethan Frechette

   Vice President


Krista Katz 

   Development Director

Tracey Evans

   Vice President


Georgie Sawyer 

   Program Manager

John Sands



Brandi Vassiliou

   Development Assistant

Amity Ollis 



Paula Welch  


Dr. David Bauer

Stacey Chiocchio


Barb Bailey  


Kinson Craft

Rob Daley


Susan Newhouse 

   Resident Manager

Bob Frisch

Dan Gauthier


Jill Burdick

   Resident Manager

Richard Mounce

Nichole Romano

  David Watts


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"Thanks for a comforting, welcoming atmosphere. A sweet and generous haven from the stress and worry about a very sick child."

"We don't have a car, and because of David's House, we were seconds away from our little girl."

"When you walk in from spending an extraordinarily stressful day at the hospital, tired, weary, scared, and forlorn, you immediately feel a sense of comfort and peace. It's difficult to explain."

"Honestly, I don't know what we would do without your support."

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David's House

461 Mt. Support Road, PO Box 660
Lebanon, NH 03766
Phone (603) 643-2298 | Fax (603) 643-1625

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