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LITTLE PEOPLE deserve BIG FUTURES! Our Early Education Program plays a vital role in laying the foundation for a successful and fulfilling life. Designed to nurture young minds. Provide them with the essential skills needed to thrive academically, socially, and emotionally. Aims to create an environment of learning, exploration, and growth. As part of our Read More »
The best of Upstate New York is promised for exciting shopping opportunities at the Harvest Moon Holiday Market. This long-awaited gathering of area artists and gift shops will be hosted at Windridge Estate - Redbarn20 in Cazenovia, NY. Opening night, Thursday, October 26th, will benefit Elmcrest Children's Center. See more details Read More »
Today, we would like to share the story of a courageous little boy named Welles, who has captured our hearts. Welles is a bright-eyed four-year-old boy who has faced more challenges in his short life than most of us can imagine. Diagnosed with epilepsy, developmental delay, and impaired hearing and vision, he has had to Read More »
Syracuse City Police Officer Jackson visited the toddlers at the Northside Early Education Center. She wanted to talk to our preschoolers about safety and stress the importance that police officers are their friends and not to be afraid of them. Many of our children had a traumatic experience with police officers at such a young Read More »
Providing new experiences for our kids here at Elmcrest part of our year round programming. And our Elmcrest friend, Brewster Sears, has been doing just that for the last few years. Every week, throughout the summer and into the fall, he takes a group of kids out on Skaneateles Lake for some fishing and fun Read More »
What a transformation at our Skeele Valley location thanks to the hard work of our staff and 3 remarkable youth employees !
The Executive Director, Ruth Ann Riposa, and the Director of Residential Services, Shereen Webb, had an opportunity to see what the kids have accomplished this summer. Their task was to make overgrown trails accessible for hiking and they knocked it out of park! Using the hand tools shown, they cleared 3 trails and, according to Read More »