Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

TheraCare, Inc.

1.

Name of organization:

TheraCare, Inc.

Primary location:

NYC, Westchester, Orange, Nassau, and Suffolk counties

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

(914) 576-5292 Westchester
(845) 928-1205 Orange
(212) 564-2350 NYC
(631) 851-9473 Nassau and Suffolk
barbaragreene@theracare.com
www.theracare.com external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

NYC, Westchester, Orange, Nassau and Suffolk counties

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

15 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Improved academic performance, increased test scores and parental satisfaction.

4.

Title of the instructional program, curriculum series to be used (if appropriate):

Curriculum Associates - English Language Arts and Reading Comprehensive - Assessment of Reading Strategies and Strategies to Achieve Reading Success.  Mathematics - Comprehensive Assessment of Mathematics Strategies and Strategies to Achieve Mathematics Success.

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-8th grade

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English Language Arts (including reading) and mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

Two sessions per week

8.

Average length of each service session (minutes/hours):

one hour per session

9.

Duration of the available service period (e.g. September 1 – June 30; September 1 – August 31; weekends only; summer school only; specific number of weeks or hours, other, etc;):

September 1, 2006 - June 22, 2007

10.

Type of instruction:

small group and one to one

10a

Description of methods and strategies for serving eligible students with disabilities:

Specially trained tutors supervised by Certified Special Education teachers

10b

Description of methods and strategies for serving eligible students with limited English proficiency:

Specially trained bilingual tutors

11.

Qualifications of the service provider(s)/instructor(s):

TheraCare has NYC certified Education Supervisors and Lead Teachers in every location.

12.

Reports to parents, teachers, and LEA (Content, frequency, method of delivery):

Reports to parents, teachers, and LEA's will be on a quarterly and annual basis and include formal assessment of the student's progress.  Reports will be mailed to the parents and LEA's.

13.

Will transportation to the service location be provided at no charge if requested? (Note: LEAs are not required to provide or pay for transportation)

No

14.

Additional relevant information:

TheraCare has been providing quality services to children in New York City and surrounding counties for over 15 years and is committed to continuing to do so.

Last Updated: March 21, 2014