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 »
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 »
A huge thank you shout out to the Hunt Real Estate Team for hosting their Back to School Drive to benefit Elmcrest!
Back to School just got a whole lot easier for children receiving services at Elmcrest. Thanks to the extreme generosity of the Hunt Real Estate Team, our kids will be ready for the first day of school! Read More »
What could you do if you wanted to have a pizza party, but had no money to purchase the pizza? Open a lemonade stand! That’s exactly what the boys and girls in Cottage 7 set up last Friday. And their timing was excellent. The recent scorching summer temperatures kept everyone thirsty, -- so the lemonade Read More »
Moving Up Day is a notable time for students and teachers alike. Reflecting on the past school year means celebrating successes and gaining recognition for hard work and dedication to learning. At Elmcrest, student awards reflecte the amazing progress our kids have made, from our early education youngsters to our graduating seniors. Four students are Read More »