Evaluation Agencies

Listed below are the agencies approved by Onondaga County Health Department to complete preschool evaluations. The child's parent/guardian may choose any agency that is able to complete the evaluation within the 30-day timeline set by New York State Education Department. Some agencies are able to complete the evaluation at the child's home, preschool or daycare. Some require that the evaluation take place at their location. The agencies that provide an evaluation at their location only have been noted with an asterisk (*).

Special Children Services
Onondaga County Health Department
4410 Preschool Evaluation Sites

Building Blocks
Attn: Kelly Bateman
275 Parrish Street, Suite A
Canandaigua, NY 14424
585-393-0554
585-393-0676 (Fax)

Children’s Therapy Network
Attn: Katie Jones
171 Intrepid Lane
Syracuse, NY 13205
315-437-4689
315-437-4690
315-437-4698 (Fax)

Connections
Attn: Cristy Quinn
1744 West Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13204
315-468-3414
315-468-2089 (Fax)

Elmcrest Children's Center SPICE*
Attn: Margo Nish
960 Salt Springs Road
Syracuse, New York 13224
315-446-3220
315-446-3274 (Fax)

Franziska Racker Center*
Attn: Tammy Goddard
882 Route 13
Cortland, NY 13045
607-753-9375
607-758-9287 (Fax)

Gavras Center*
Attn: Cathy Barrigar
182 North Street
Auburn, New York 13021
315-255-2746
315-255-2740 (Fax)

Gebbie Speech/Language Hearing Clinics*
Attn: Joe Pellegrino
Syracuse University
805 South Crouse Avenue #201
Syracuse, NY 13244
315-443-4485
315-443-1113 (Fax)

Hear 2 Learn
Attn: Arlene Balestra-Marko
6575 Kirkville Road
East Syracuse, NY 13057
315-701-5710
315-701-5711 (Fax)

Jowonio*
Attn: Lori Saile
3049 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, New York 13224
315-445-4010
315-445-4060 (Fax)

Liberty POST
Attn: Laura Zaferakis
1045 James Street
Syracuse, NY 13203
3150-425-1004
315-479-7884 (fax)

North Syracuse Early Education Program*

Attn: Dawn Hussein
205 South Main Street
North Syracuse, New York 13212
315-218-2200
315-218-2285 (Fax)

Syracuse City School District*
Attn: Matthew Carpenter
Early Childhood Programs
1005 West Fayette Street, Fourth Floor
Syracuse, New York 13204
315-435-4276
315-435-4100 (Fax)

Milestones Children's Center
Attn: Lori Collins
5820 Heritage Landing Drive
East Syracuse, NY 13057
315-701-1107
315-701-1131 (fax)

Mandel Therapy Group
Attn: Dana Mandel
8842 Route 90
King Ferry, NY 13081
315-364-7570