Office of Children and Family Services

Division of Child Care Services

Helping Children Cope After a Natural Disaster (Video)

Hurricane Irene and subsequent flooding situations throughout New York State have caused immense damage and destruction. The New York State Office of Children and Family Services has been working with victims all over the state to help them recover from these disasters.  Adults are not the only ones dealing with the aftermath. Children are affected as well. This short video shares information about how to help children in care who are struggling with the aftermath of Hurricane Irene and other natural disasters. We hope this information helps those of you who were affected by these events. Watch video....

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