With Herkimer and Oneida county schools closed, children who receive services like physical therapy might be left without care - but one New Hartford therapist is helping fill the void.

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Parents of kids who receive physical therapy services at school might be at a loss as to how to continue now that schools are closed for weeks. Dr. Caruso, of Caruso Physical Therapy in New Hartford is ready to help.

In a post on Facebook, Dr. Caruso offers to help parents figure it out.

If your child was receiving school based PT and requires services , Dr. Caruso is a Board Certified Neurologic Physical Therapy Specialist and is happy to discuss home PT programs or design a program in our clinic for children/parents. We are happy to provide services to help our community and our local families .

Contact Dr. Caruso directly to discuss any needs your family may have . 315-507-3011

As Mr. Rogers says, in times of crisis, "Look for the helpers. You will always find the people helping."

Kudos to Dr. Caruso for stepping up for kids and parents.

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