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Tradewinds Boilermaker Training Update

By Ben Phelps

As we move into the month of April, there are a lot of exciting updates regarding our Boilermaker team!

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Tradewinds Student's 2nd Training Run

By Ben Phelps

At the end of our 2nd week of training, spirits are extremely high with everyone on our Boilermaker team.

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Tradewinds First Training Run!

By Ben Phelps

After a plethora of conversations, meetings, lessons about stretching, shoe fittings, and questions of “when are we going to start training?” from the students…we are officially underway!

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Tradewinds Students Begin Training for The Boilermaker!

By Ben Phelps

Upstate Cerebral Palsy’s Susan Constantino Education Center, located in Chadwicks, which is home to our Tradewinds Vocational Program is so excited to embark on a new endeavor, centered around one...

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Blood Drive

Help save lives by donating blood at a community blood drive held from 9:00am to 2:00pm on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Upstate Cerebral Palsy, located at 10708 North Gage...

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Upstate Cerebral Palsy Receives Grant from Women’s Fund for “Girls’ Night Out” Group

Utica, New York – Upstate Cerebral Palsy is pleased to announce it has received a $3,975 grant from the Women’s Fund of Herkimer and Oneida Counties for a social group for young women with disabilities.

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College LiFE Program Celebration

College LIFE, a program of Upstate Cerebral Palsy and SUNY Polytechnic Institute, recently celebrated its 2nd anniversary providing people with developmental disabilities a learning experience on a college campus.  Families, Upstate Cerebral...

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Shop for a Child from Upstate Cerebral Palsy

Upstate Cerebral Palsy has begun its annual Holiday Miracles Project, sponsored by NBT Bank, to help needy children receiving agency services receive gifts and necessities this holiday season.

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Blood Drive

Help save lives by donating blood at a community blood drive held from 9:00am to 2:00pm on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Upstate Cerebral Palsy, located at 1601 Armory Drive,...

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Gallery of Expression Showcases Upstate Cerebral Palsy Artists

Event sponsor, Adirondack Bank, joins Upstate Cerebral Palsy and 4 Elements Studio for Gallery of Expression, an art exhibit, sale and cocktail reception, featuring the artwork of Upstate Cerebral Palsy...

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Promotions at Upstate Cerebral Palsy

The following people have recently been promoted at Upstate Cerebral Palsy. Kathy Klosner of Boonville has been promoted to Chief Program Officer at Upstate Cerebral Palsy.

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Buddy Walk Coming Soon!

The Annual Buddy Walk, presented by Upstate Cerebral Palsy, is a one-mile Down syndrome awareness event that will be held on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at Hanna Park in Utica,...

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Dr. Erik Jacobson Promoted to Chief Psychologist

Upstate Cerebral Palsy would like to announce the promotion of Dr. Erik Jacobson to the position of Chief Psychologist.  In his new role, Dr. Jacobson will provide oversight to clinical services...

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Utica Police Department Provides Safety Training to Upstate Cerebral Palsy Staff

Upstate Cerebral Palsy is continually working to keep its staff and the people the agency supportssafe.

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Upstate Cerebral Palsy Staff Graduate From MVCC Supervisor’s Institute

Mohawk Valley Community College (MVCC) recently collaborated with Upstate Cerebral Palsy to tailor the college's community-wide Supervisor’s Institute training specifically for Upstate Cerebral Palsy employees.

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Tradewinds Prom

The 2018 Tradewinds Education Center Prom, held on June 8, was a night to remember for over 60 school-age students of Upstate Cerebral Palsy.

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Louis B. Tehan Announces Retirement After Nearly Four Decades of Service: Geno DeCondo Appointed to Executive Director Effective May 1, 2018

After nearly 40 years as President and CEO of Upstate Cerebral Palsy, Louis B. Tehan announced his retirement on May 1, 2018.

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Congratulations to Artist Amanda Chamberlain

Congratulations to our artist, Amanda Chamberlain for winning 1st place at the NYSACRA & New York Alliance for Inclusion & Innovation Annual 2018 Conference Art Exhibit which featured over 200...

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Agency Introduces New Department

Upstate Cerebral Palsy, Inc. has announced the establishment of the Communications and Donor Engagement department, located at its 258 Genesee Street site.  This team is responsible for maintaining the agency’s...

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Harold Coleman Receives Promotion

Harold Coleman, of Oriskany Falls, has been promoted to Vice President of Information Services at Upstate Cerebral Palsy.

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Upstate Cerebral Palsy Pasta Dinner to Benefit the Prom!

Come support the Upstate Cerebral Palsy Tradewinds Education Center Prom by attending a Pasta Dinner Fundraiser on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at one of our three Tradewinds Education Center campuses located...

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Fierce Foundations Supports Upstate Cerebral Palsy

Eric DeCarlis, owner of Fierce Foundations in the New Hartford Shopping Center, along with his network of friends and clients, shopped for over 80 children at Upstate Cerebral Palsy this...

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Agency Blood Drive

Help save lives by donating blood at a community blood drive open to the public held from 9:00am to 2:00pm on Tuesday, February 13 at Upstate Cerebral Palsy, located at...

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Art Membership at 4 Elements Studio

In partnership with 4 Elements Studio, there is a new and unique opportunity for agency artists to take their skills to the next level.

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OPWDD Visits Tradewinds

Kerry Delaney, Acting Commissioner of OPWDD along with her team, recently visited the Upstate Cerebral Palsy Tradewinds Children’s Residential Program.  We were honored to have this visit and to share...

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