Children’s Services

AccessCNY’s Children Services are designed to help youth (ages 5-21) develop daily living and relationship building skills. Each of our services is personalized, flexible and designed to help kids reach their own personal goals. Our goal is to provide local families with the resources and supports needed to keep kids safe and comfortable in their […]

Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) Therapy

Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) therapy helps children with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (also known as ASD) build skills and remove barriers to learning. Common goals of ABA include improving communication skills, minimizing harmful behaviors and increasing academic success. At AccessCNY, we recognize that every child is different. That’s why our team of highly […]

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)

Providing abused or neglected children a constant adult presence in their life until a safe and permanent home is achieved.

Spaulding Respite

Spaulding Respite Services provide a safe place for individuals with developmental disabilities to relax, explore their interests and connect with the community… all while giving parents/caregivers time to recharge themselves. AccessCNY has two respite houses- the Crystal House and the Guest House- which both provide regular respite opportunities in small groups.  Contact Us to Learn […]

Berkana Crisis Respite

AccessCNY offers a crisis peer respite location at the Berkana House. This service, for adults 18 and over with mental health conditions or substance abuse issues, helps individuals create a recovery path in a supportive environment. The program serves individuals in crisis who do not currently need emergency services. The Berkana program is focused on […]

Family Support and Education Center

Crisis consultation, education, and individualized support and advocacy for the families and concerned friends of persons with serious mental health diagnoses.


This program gives individuals with disabilities their choice of services, empowering them to make their own decisions and have control over their own lives.

Employment Services

Employment consultants work closely with both employers and individuals to match the best person to a specific job opening. 

Community Support Services

Assists individuals with developing friendships and getting involved in community activities.

Supported Education

Supports adults with psychiatric disabilities as they fulfill their dreams of engaging in formal education.