Office of Children and Family Services


For Immediate Release: 7/21/2014

Contact: Governor's Press Office


Phone: 518.474.8418

Governor Cuomo Announces $10.9 Million in Grants for After School Programs Statewide

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $10.9 million in new grants for 68 Advantage After School Programs (AASPs) across New York State, providing thousands of school-age children with quality youth development opportunities for three hours at the end of each school day. The statewide programs reduce the burden on parents and guardians who work in the evenings and are proven to boost academic achievement, enrich relationships with their peers and increase school attendance. Read entire press release...