Our Philosophy & Mission.

To give children the education they need to grow socially and academically. We strive to provide a quality educational program to motivate and challenge each student, while providing for individual needs.


Our Curriculum.

AHH utilizes The Creative Curriculum, which is a thematically based program. This curriculum is flexible and follows your child's interests. To learn more, please click below The Creative Curriculum Link is coming soon!!!

Featured Resources.



AHH Calendar.



News & Events.



Parent Resources.



DIRFloortime®.


Meet Our Directors.


On behalf of the directors at AHH we would like to recognize all of our staff at Helping Hands: Thank you for carrying out our mission statement everyday. Thank you for seeing children for who they are and what they can accomplish before their diagnosis. Thank you for your consistent commitment and dedication to your job. Thank you for supporting our agency by taking care of the families we work with and one another. You make us proud-we couldn’t do it without you!

Katie Calkins

Katie Calkins


Katie attended the University of Vermont where she received her degree in Elementary Education. After graduation Katie attended Plattsburgh State University where she received her graduate degree in Speech Language Pathology. Katie is the proud parent of four children - 11 year old Ty, 10 year old Jake, 9 year old Braeden, and 6 year old Emma Charlotte, and resides here in Plattsburgh. Christy received both her undergraduate and graduate degrees at Plattsburgh State University. She is dual certified in Elementary/ and Special Education. Christy is the proud parent of 10 year old Alexa, and resides here in Plattsburgh.




Christy received both her undergraduate and graduate degrees at Plattsburgh State University. She is dual certified in Elementary/ and Special Education. Christy is the proud parent of 10 year old Alexa, and resides here in Plattsburgh.

Christy Bezrutczyk

Christy Bezrutczyk



Bridget Benware

Bridget Benware


Bridget attended both undergraduate and graduate school at Plattsburgh State University where she received her degree in Speech-Language Pathology. Bridget is the proud parent of 11 year old Emmett, and resides here in Plattsburgh.

History

We provide a rich and nurturing learning experience for your child by using DIR/Floortime. Our work is your child's play. We provide play based therapy that focuses on your child's strengths and then facilitate learning through their motivation and interests. Our providers specialize in Early Childhood development to support a variety of diagnoses including, but not limited to, Autism, Down Syndrome, Hearing Impairment, Sensory Processing Disorders, Cerebral Palsy and Feeding Disorders. Yet, no matter your child's diagnosis, we focus on the Individual Differences of your child and then create a program that best meets their needs!! All of our therapist have extensive training provided by certified DIR/Floortime practitioner.


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Adirondack Helping Hands is approved by New York State Department of Education, as well as, The Clinton, Essex and Franklin County Health Departments to provide the following intervention services.

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