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The 2nd Walk for Autism Cayuga County is to Raise Awareness during National Autism Awareness Month.  All proceeds ensure that children and adults living with autism will continue to receive necessary support and services.  Your generosity for the 2014 Walk will support such programs as the E. John Gavras Center Preschool. Early intervention is key to the diagnosis and treatment of Autism.

Come out and support individuals diagnosed, but also their family, friends, co-workers in the community.  The walk hopes to heighten autism awareness in our community.  All funds raised by the walk will stay in Cayuga County.

When: Saturday, April 26, 2014
Where: Hoopes Park, Auburn New York
Time: 9:30am registration; 10:15 am start
Specifics: Join us as we walk the outer loop at beautiful Hoopes Park to raise awareness during National Autism Awareness Month!

There is no registration fee.  With $25.00 in paid pledges per person, you wil receive the 2014 Walk for Autism Awareness Cayuga County t-shirt!  Please register all participants including thos in strollers or wagons.  Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Pledge Form    Individual Registration Form    Team Registration Form


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E. John Gavras Center
United Cerebral Palsy Association of Cayuga County, Inc.
182 North St., Auburn, NY 13021

Phone: (315) 255-2746
Fax: (315) 255-2740
Email: teamgavras@gavrascenter.com
E. John Gavras Center at Cranebrook
2074 Cranebrook Drive
Auburn, NY 13021

Phone: (315) 255-2746
Fax: (315) 252-7732

The North Street location houses the Administrative Team, Early Childhood Programs, Therapeutic Services, Medicaid Service Coordination, Quality Assurance, Training and Development, and the Compliance Program.

Cranebrook site is home to the Day Habilitation Program and the Community Habilitation and Waiver Respite Program.


Welcome to the E. John Gavras Center web site.  Please use the links to the left to learn more about us and what we do!

Our Vision is to be an innovative leader in the provision of person centered services and supports, primarily for those individuals of all ages with special needs, and their families, through an array of quality programs and services.

The Mission of the E. John Gavras Center is to provide the highest quality Educational, Habilitative and Therapeutic Services in Cayuga and surrounding counties to help children, families and individuals grow as independent, healthy and productive citizens.

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday - 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Please also visit the web site of the Central New York Chapter of the Autism Society of America at www.cnyasa.org.

Compliance: The E. John Gavras Center Compliance Program has been developed in accordance with applicable laws and available guidance from governmental authorities including OMIG, OMRDD, and DOH of New York State.  Please click here to view more information on our Compliance Program.

Privacy Practices: For more information about our privacy practices, please refer to our Notice of Privacy Practices document.