Office of Children and Family Services

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Ombudsman

Goals

The goals of the Office of the Ombudsman are:

  • To be proactive, and not reactive.
  • To interact meaningfully with youth placed in the care of the New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS).
  • To be effective advocates for our youth and make sure that they receive the services and care to which they are entitled.
  • To work collaboratively with others in order to remedy individual and systemic problems.


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