Our values are simple, but they are the core of our mission, our programs, our organization, and all of those we serve. Honesty. Willingness to learn. Dedication to purpose. Social concern. Self-examination.

At Elmcrest Children's Center, we are building on the promise of children and families by delivering residential and community-based services that improve lives.


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The Real Winners

On a recent Saturday in October, the Syracuse University’s football team made a valiant showing against Wake Forest. The 40-37 final score was not in favor of the Orange. However three boys from Elmcrest walked away from the Dome with big smiles on their faces. Currently in residence at the boy’s Elmcrest cottage, none had […]

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Berkshire Bank gift helps more teens prepare for employment

With a $7,500 gift to Elmcrest Children’s Center, Berkshire Bank is strengthening children by helping them learn critical employment skills. Elmcrest's EPIC (Education, Preparation, Involvement, Community) program helps children facing major life challenges develop the skills they need to find and maintain meaningful employment. EPIC provides employment services to all children age 14 and older […]

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Elmcrest Children's Center
960 Salt Springs Road
Syracuse, NY 13224
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