Governor Cuomo Proclaims April "Child
Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month"
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo proclaimed April to be Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month in New York State and highlighted continued preventative activities by the Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) to keep children safe and offer them hopeful futures.
'Healthy Families New York' Celebrates 20 Years of Improving Outcomes for New York's Children and Families
In advance of Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month in April, OCFS kicked off its 20th anniversary celebration of Healthy Families New York (HFNY), an evidence-based home visiting program that focuses on the safety of children by supporting families in high-risk communities.
Law Enforcement Officials, Community Advocates, and Impacted Youth Join "Raise the Age" Campaign
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has unveiled a new video featuring law enforcement officials, community advocates and impacted youth who are voicing support for his proposal to raise the age.
Program To Enhance Independence, Employment Skills of New York City Teens Who Are Blind
The New York State Commission for the Blind (NYSCB) has announced that it has awarded more than $930,000 over five years to provide a New York City Summer Transition Program for Legally Blind Youth.
OCFS Promotes Safe Sleep Efforts by Monroe County
OCFS is continuing its efforts to promote safe sleep practices for infants and urges parents and caregivers to watch a video from Monroe County about avoiding unsafe sleeping environments.
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