Dr. Nicole DeRosa Joins Kelberman as Chief Clinical Officer

Dr. Nicole DeRosa Joins Kelberman as Chief Clinical Officer

Kelberman is very pleased to announce Dr. Nicole M. DeRosa, PSY.D., BCBA-D, LBA has recently started her role as Chief Clinical Officer. Dr. DeRosa is responsible for overseeing and expanding Kelberman clinical services including diagnostic evaluations, social work therapy, as well as Applied Behavioral Analysis treatment. Dr. DeRosa will lead a highly skilled clinical teamContinue reading →

The Fitness Mill & Kelberman Partner for 2023 Walk for Autism!

The Fitness Mill & Kelberman Partner for 2023 Walk for Autism!

Carbone Athletics at The Fitness Mill and Kelberman have teamed up for the third year in a row for the 2023 Walk for Autism! The Fitness Mill, located on Oriskany Street in Utica, will be the Lead Sponsor and location for the Walk for Autism, which will take place at the Fitness Mill on Saturday,Continue reading →

Maria Cappoletti Named Kelberman CEO

Maria Cappoletti Named Kelberman CEO

Maria Cappoletti of Manlius, New York, formerly the Chief Operations Officer at Kelberman, has recently been named Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the agency. Mrs. Cappoletti has over 25 years’ experience in the field of Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) and Autism. She brings an in-depth knowledge of key systems including New York State OfficeContinue reading →

Cliff’s Local Market Raises $30,000 for Autism Acceptance

Cliff’s Local Market Raises $30,000 for Autism Acceptance

A very big thank you to Cliff’s Local Market for their partnership with Kelberman from October 17-November 14, 2022, for the autism puzzle piece campaign. An amazing $30,000 was raised through the sale of puzzle pieces within Cliff’s stores, which will help ensure that children, adults, and their families in our community receive quality autismContinue reading →

Cliff’s Local Market and The Kelberman Center Raise Funds for Autism Awareness

Cliff’s Local Market and The Kelberman Center Raise Funds for Autism Awareness

Cliff’s Local Market and The Kelberman Center are teaming up for the third annual Autism Awareness Campaign, with a continued commitment to spreading awareness and raising funds for autism within our community. From October 17th through November 14th, all Cliff’s Local Market locations will offer symbolic puzzle pieces for purchase at their registers, as aContinue reading →

Better Together and Kelberman Center Present Community and Fun Night

Better Together and Kelberman Center Present Community and Fun Night

Better Together, a local support group for parents and caregivers of children with disabilities, recently partnered with the Kelberman Center and the Oneida County Sheriff’s Department to present the 2nd Annual Community and Fun Night at Redeemer Church in Utica. Over 200 people attended the free night of family fun and networking with agencies andContinue reading →

Crust and Bonacio Negotiator Open Raises $20,000

Crust and Bonacio Negotiator Open Raises $20,000

The Negotiator Open Golf Tournament, sponsored by Crust Kitchen and Bar and Bonacio Construction, recently held at the Rome Country Club, raised $20,000 for The Kelberman Center. According to Kelberman Center Executive Director, Tara Costello, “We cannot thank Crust, Bonacio and all sponsors enough for teaming up to create this amazing golf opportunity for ourContinue reading →

Pedal for Autism Raises $53,000

Pedal for Autism Raises $53,000

The Pedal for Autism event recently held at Woods Valley raised $53,000 for autism services for children, adults and families at The Kelberman Center. Thank you to Lead Sponsor Adirondack Bank, Platinum Sponsors Fiber Instrument Sales and Ford, English Financial Group, and to all other sponsors, volunteers, community partners, donors and especially to our 35Continue reading →

Adirondack Bank Announced as Pedal for Autism Lead Sponsor

Adirondack Bank Announced as Pedal for Autism Lead Sponsor

With 1 in 44 kids diagnosed with autism each day, please help The Kelberman Center to promote understanding and awareness of autism within our communities!  The 2022 Pedal for Autism is a 10 or 20-mile charity bike ride that will take place at Woods Valley in Rome on September 11, 2022. Our 2022 Pedal forContinue reading →

Thank You Mastrovito Hyundai!

Thank You Mastrovito Hyundai!

Representatives from Mastrovito Hyundai recently presented a check for over $11,000 to The Kelberman Center. The gift was in support of programs and services for children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. Mastrovito Hyundai’s month-long Autism Awareness fundraising efforts, including their own Walk for Autism Team, brought together staff, families and supportersContinue reading →