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The New York State Office of Children and Family Services Announces its #DoOneThingNY Campaign to Encourage Community Support for Foster Care Families

Honoring families who have given their love and time for decades and people who are willing to share their stories of growing up in foster care and why it is so important.

GOVERNOR HOCHUL ANNOUNCES STATE RESOURCES AVAILABLE FOR THE BUFFALO COMMUNITY IN RESPONSE TO HORRIFIC SHOOTING AT TOPS SUPERMARKET

Gov. Hochul has directed $2.8M in federal and state funding be available to provide additional services and support to individuals and families affected by the shooting.

GOVERNOR HOCHUL SIGNS LEGISLATION PROTECTING VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Governor Hochul protects victims of domestic violence from discrimination. This legislation expands protections such as housing and public accommodations. Governor Hochul has accomplished a key legislative priority she proposed in her 2022 State of the State.