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Child Protective Services Manual

The purpose of the New York State Child Protective Services Manual is to provide a comprehensive resource that incorporates current law, regulation, relevant guidelines, and procedures in the area of child protective services.

This online manual is available as a PDF. The date in the page footers identify the last time the manual was revised. You may also find additional information on the Child Protective Services and the Child Abuse Prevention internet sites.

2020 Child Protective Services Manual

Previous Versions

2019 Child Protective Services Manual - December Revision

2019 Child Protective Services Manual

2018 Child Protective Services Manual

2017 Child Protective Services Manual

2009 Child Protective Services Manual

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