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Category
Name
Document type
Number
Date
Child Welfare and Community Services
OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES DISTRIBUTES WINTER COATS AND ACCESSORIES TO NEW YORKERS IN NEED
Press Release
2014
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
PYRAMID RECEPTION CENTER SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION FOR $6.65 MILLION
Press Release
2013
Adult Protective Services
NYS awards $80,000 grant to Lifespan of Greater Rochester & Ibero-American Action League to support elder abuse initiatives
Press Release
2013
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
HARRIET TUBMAN RESIDENTIAL CENTER SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION FOR $900,000
Press Release
2013
Child Preventive Services
NEW YORK STATE DADS ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND SCHOOL WITH THEIR CHILDREN ON SEPT. 17
Press Release
2013
Youth Development
Governor Cuomo Announces "Every Student Present" Campaign Launched to Reduce High Absenteeism in New York's Schools
Press Release
2013
Child Preventive Services
Governor Cuomo Announces More Than 2,100 Portable Cribs Available for Families in Need
Press Release
2013
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
NEW YORK STATE DEEMED A ‘COMEBACK STATE’ AND RANKS IN TOP THREE NATIONWIDE FOR REDUCING YOUTH INCARCERATION RATES
Press Release
2013
Adult Protective Services
STATE ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES REMINDS NEW YORKERS TO CHECK ON VULNERABLE LOVED ONES DURING STORMS
Press Release
2013
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
CAPITAL REGION AWARD-WINNING CHEF SPICES UP LUNCH AT JUVENILE JUSTICE FACILITY
Press Release
2013
Domestic Violence
OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES ANNOUNCES $1.76 MILLION IN FUNDING TO SUPPORT COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICES TO ADDRESS CHILD ABUSE, ELDER ABUSE & DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Press Release
2013
Commission for the Blind
STATE COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY HANDICAPPED CELEBRATES CENTENNIAL Tens of thousands of jobs provided to blind and visually handicapped individuals CBVH remains a national leader in providing jobs
Press Release
2013
Child Welfare and Community Services
STATE AND CITY OFFICIALS PARTICPATE IN “PINWHEELS FOR PREVENTION” PLANTING CEREMONY
Press Release
2013
Child Welfare and Community Services
County Executive McCoy Joined By Partners for Launch of “Safe Sleeping” Campaign to Prevent Infant Deaths
Press Release
2013
Commission for the Blind
NYS COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY HANDICAPPED BECOMES NEW YORK STATE COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND
Press Release
2012
Commission for the Blind
Commission for the Blind and Visually Handicapped Scores Top Employment Rating in Federal Review
Press Release
2012
Commission for the Blind
ValleyCats Baseball’s ‘Bark in the Park’ June 25 To Feature Commission for the Blind & Visually Handicapped
Press Release
2012
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
BIKE DONATION MAKES DIFFERENCE AT YOUTH FACILITIES
Press Release
2012
Kinship
Annie E. Casey Report: supporting kinship families
Press Release
2012
Child Welfare and Community Services
Baby Buggy Crib Donation
Press Release
2012
Foster Care
New York Selected for New Initiative to Improve Use of Psychotropic Medications among Children in Foster Care
Press Release
2012
Child Care
OCFS AWARDS GRANTS TO COMBAT CHILD CARE FRAUD
Press Release
2012
Adoption
PREVENTION AND POST ADOPTION GRANTS AWARDED
Press Release
2012
Child Care
The NYS Office of Children and Family Services and The SUNY Center for Funding to Be Offered to Help Low-Income Parents Move Back Into Workforce
Press Release
2012
Adult Protective Services
Outstanding Partners in the Protective Services for Adults Delivery Network Recognized
Press Release
2011
Fatherhood
New York Fathers Encouraged To Participate In ’Dads Take Your Child to School Day’
Press Release
2011
Child Care
STATE HOLDING HEARINGS ON FEDERAL CHILD CARE FUNDS
Press Release
2011
Child Welfare and Community Services
Events Across State Focus on Keeping Children Safe - April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month
Press Release
2011
Kinship
NEW KINGAP PROGRAM ASSISTS GRANDPARENTS, OTHER RELATIVES CARING FOR CHILDREN
Press Release
2011
Adoption
EXHIBIT AT RENSSELAER RAIL STATION HELPS ADOPTION EFFORTS
Press Release
2011
Adoption
EXHIBIT AT RENSSELAER RAIL STATION FEATURES CHILDREN AWAITING ADOPTION
Press Release
2011
Adoption
NEW YORK STATE STREAMLINES PAYMENTS TO ADOPTIVE FAMILIES -- Speeds Payments, Brings Savings to Counties
Press Release
2011
Adoption
EMPIRE STATE PLAZA EXHIBIT MARKING ADOPTION MONTH
Press Release
2010
Child Protective Services/State Central Register
OCFS Releases Policy Brief on New York State’s Responses to Educational Neglect
Press Release
2010
Commission for the Blind
MID-HUDSON MARKING WHITE CANE AWARENESS DAY on OCT. 15
Press Release
2010
Commission for the Blind
COMMISSION FOR BLIND & VISUALLY HANDICAPPED EXECUTIVE BOARD TO MEET
Press Release
2010
Child Protective Services/State Central Register
NYS OFFICE OF CHILDREN & FAMILY SERVICES HONORED FOR ONLINE CHILD ABUSE CLEARANCE SYSTEM
Press Release
2010
Fatherhood
"Dads Take Your Child To School" September 21, 2010
Press Release
2010
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
NYS OMH AND OCFS ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR MAJOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE EXPANSION FOR YOUTH IN BROOKLYN
Press Release
2010
Child Care
$43 MILLION IN FEDERAL STIMULUS FUNDS WILL HELP LOW-INCOME FAMILIES PAY FOR CHILD CARE
Press Release
2010
Child Care
New Automated Child Care Time and Attendance System
Press Release
2010
Child Care
CHILD CARE PROVIDERS RECOGNIZED
Press Release
2010
Commission for the Blind
NEW YORK STATE PROVIDING CCTVs TO SENIOR CITIZEN CENTERS ACROSS STATE
Press Release
2010
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
NYS Office of Children & Family Services Announces $4 Million To Treat Juvenile Delinquents in Own Communities - New York City, Long Island, Monroe County Targeted
Press Release
2010
Commission for the Blind
PROGRAM TO RECRUIT VISION REHABILITATION THERAPISTS WILL FUND MASTER’S DEGREES
Press Release
2010
Child Welfare and Community Services
Relatives and Other Nonparent Caregivers Have Choices When Opening Their Homes to Children
Press Release
2010
Adoption
HEART GALLERY EXHIBIT AT RENSSELAER RAIL STATION HIGHLIGHTS CHILDREN AWAITING ADOPTION
Press Release
2009
Commission for the Blind
NYS OFFICE OF CHILDREN & FAMILY SERVICES ANNOUNCES $2.3 MILLION IN FEDERAL FUNDS TO HELP TRAIN & EMPLOY LEGALLY BLIND INDIVIDUALS
Press Release
2009
Commission for the Blind
NEW BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PROGRAM SNACK SHOP SERVING SULLIVAN COUNTY EMPLOYEES, VISITORS
Press Release
2009
Adult Protective Services
Madison County Adult Protective Services Workers Recognized for Outstanding Service
Press Release
2009
Adult Protective Services
Erie County Adult Protection Workers Recognized for Outstanding Service
Press Release
2009
Fatherhood
NEW YORK CITY FATHERS ENCOURAGED TO PARTICIPATE IN ‘DADS TAKE YOUR CHILD TO SCHOOL’ SEPT. 9
Press Release
2009
Home and Community-Based Services Waiver (B2H)
NEW YORK STATE LAUNCHES FREE ONLINE VIDEO SERIES TO TRAIN CASEWORKERS HOW TO ENROLL FOSTER CHILDREN IN BRIDGES TO HEALTH PROGRAM - NYS OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES (OCFS) FIRST STATE AGENCY TO OFFER CASEWORKER TRAINING VIA YOUTUBE AND ITUNES
Press Release
2009
Kinship
NYS OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES COMMISSIONER CARRIÓN ANNOUNCES NEARLY $1 MILLION FOR KINSHIP CARE PROGRAMS Allocation Will Expand Number of Kinship Programs Across State
Press Release
2009
Commission for the Blind
COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY HANDICAPPED EXECUTIVE BOARD ISSUES FIRST REPORT ON SERVICES
Press Release
2009
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
Statement from New York State Office of Children and Family Services Commissioner Gladys Carrión, Esq.
Press Release
2009
Domestic Violence
NYS OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES COMMISSIONER CARRIÓN ALLOCATES MORE THAN $800,000 TO COMBAT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE - Allocation Will Provide Child Protective Services Offices with Domestic Violence Advocates
Press Release
2009
Child Protective Services/State Central Register
NYS OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES ANNOUNCES NEARLY $1.7 MILLION FOR COUNTIES TO HIRE ADDITIONAL CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES CASEWORKERS
Press Release
2009
Child Care
NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES ANNOUNCES CHILD CARE RESOURCE AND REFERRAL AGENCIES IN CENTRAL NEW YORK
Press Release
2009
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
NEW YORK STATE INITIATES GREEN JOBS TRAINING FOR TROUBLED YOUTH
Press Release
2009
Commission for the Blind
COMMISSION FOR BLIND & VISUALLY HANDICAPPED TO WEBCAST EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING
Press Release
2009
Child Protective Services/State Central Register
‘Caseworkers Make a Difference’ Campaign Launched to Stem High Turnover Rate of Child Welfare Caseworkers
Press Release
2009
Commission for the Blind
COMMISSION FOR BLIND & VISUALLY HANDICAPPED TO HOLD FORUMS ON FUTURE SERVICES AND ISSUES
Press Release
2009
Commission for the Blind
COMMISSION FOR BLIND & VISUALLY HANDICAPPED TO WEBCAST EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING
Press Release
2009
Budget
Commissioner Gladys Carrión, Esq. Testimony to the New York State Legislature's Joint Budget Committee
Press Release
2008
Child Welfare and Community Services
CAPITAL REGION JOINS STATE CAMPAIGN TO STOP CO-SLEEPING DEATHS
Press Release
2008
Child Welfare and Community Services
CHILD SAFETY EVENT AT CROSSGATES MALL: Fun-Filled Event for Entire Family
Press Release
2008
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
OCFS's CATTARAUGUS RESIDENTS REPAIR BICYCLES FOR CHRISTMAS
Press Release
2008
Adoption
NOVEMBER IS ADOPTION MONTH
Press Release
2008
Child Welfare and Community Services
CAMPAÑA ESTATAL PARA DETENER MUERTES INFANTILES ATRIBUIDAS A DORMIR CON OTRAS PERSONAS
Press Release
2008
Commission for the Blind
Commission for the Blind & Visually Handicapped Executive Board Meeting to be Webcast
Press Release
2008
Child Welfare and Community Services
Events Across State Focus on Keeping Children Safe - Commissioner Gladys Carrión Kicks Off Child Abuse Prevention Month
Press Release
2008
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
LA OFICINA DE SERVICIOS PARA NIÑOS Y FAMILIAS DEL ESTADO DE NUEVA YORK ACELERA LA TRANSFORMACIÓN DEL SISTEMA DE JUSTICIA JUVENIL
Press Release
2008
Adoption
Le Moyne College Hosts ‘Heart Gallery’ Kickoff
Press Release
2008
Child Protective Services/State Central Register
Model Policy on Educational Neglect
Press Release
2008
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
National Juvenile Justice Trainers Association Honors NYS Office of Children and Family Services
Press Release
2008
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
New York Office of Children & Family Services Accelerating Transformation of State Juvenile Justice System
Press Release
2008
Commission for the Blind
NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES ANNOUNCES INCREASE IN JOB PLACEMENTS FOR THE LEGALLY BLIND
Press Release
2008
Fatherhood
Fathers and father figures are urged to accompany their children to school at Arbor Hill Elementary School in Albany on Monday, Sept. 8
Press Release
2008
Child Welfare and Community Services
GOVERNOR PATERSON ANNOUNCES AMERICORPS WEEK TO HONOR NEW YORKERS ACTIVE IN COMMUNITY SERVICE
Press Release
2008
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
GOVERNOR PATERSON ANNOUNCES TASK FORCE ON TRANSFORMING NEW YORK’S JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM
Press Release
2008
Adoption
NOVIEMBRE ES EL MES DE LA ADOPCIÓN
Press Release
2008
Child Welfare and Community Services
NYS Commission on National and Community Service to Meet
Press Release
2008
Child Welfare and Community Services
NYS Commission on National and Community Service to Meet
Press Release
2008
Child Care
NYS Office of Children & Family Services and VOICE/CSEA Commence Negotiations of Child Care Provider Representation Agreement
Press Release
2008
Child Welfare and Community Services
STATEWIDE CAMPAIGN TO STOP CO-SLEEPING DEATHS
Press Release
2008
Child Welfare and Community Services
Suozzi Launches "Babies Sleep Safest Alone" Campaign in Nassau County
Press Release
2008
Adult Protective Services
OCFS HONORS ALBANY COUNTY PSA UNIT FOR OUTSTANDING WORK WITH VULNERABLE ADULTS
Press Release
2008
Adult Protective Services
OCFS HONORS GREENE COUNTY PSA UNIT FOR OUTSTANDING WORK WITH VULNERABLE ADULTS
Press Release
2008
Adult Protective Services
OCFS HONORS MONTGOMERY COUNTY PSA UNIT FOR OUTSTANDING WORK WITH VULNERABLE ADULTS
Press Release
2008
Adult Protective Services
OCFS HONORS SARATOGA COUNTY PSA UNIT FOR OUTSTANDING WORK WITH VULNERABLE ADULTS
Press Release
2008
Commission for the Blind
COMMISSION FOR BLIND & VISUALLY HANDICAPPED TO WEBCAST EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING
Press Release
2008
Child Care
Governor Spitzer Announces Over $1 Million in Child Care Grants
Press Release
2008
Other
Online Tools Help Working New Yorkers Find Out What Earned Income Tax Credit Can Mean to You
Press Release
2008
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
PRESIDENT BUSH HONORS NYS OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES EVENING REPORTING CENTER IN SYRACUSE
Press Release
2008
Adoption
OCFS to Hold Adoption Program in Central New York
Press Release
2007
Child Welfare and Community Services
Testimony of Commissioner Gladys Carrión - New York City Council Committee on General Welfare
Press Release
2007
Other
Testimony of Commissioner Gladys Carrión, Esq. , Joint Legislative Fiscal Committee
Press Release
2007
Budget
Testimony of Gladys Carrión, Esq., Commissioner, New York State Office of Children & Family Services on Agency Priorities and Budget Request
Press Release
2007
Mentoring
Safe Mentoring Act Takes Effect April 1, 2007
Press Release
2007
Child Care
State Holding Hearings on Federal Child Care Funds
Press Release
2007
Child Welfare and Community Services
OCFS Announces $4.4 Million for Family Enrichment
Press Release
2007
Child Welfare and Community Services
OCFS Announces $4.4 Million for Healthy Families New York
Press Release
2007
Domestic Violence
OCFS Announces Family Violence Prevention Grants
Press Release
2007
Child Care
OCFS Announces Over $1 Million to Expand and Improve Child Care
Press Release
2007
Child Welfare and Community Services
OCFS Announces Over $1.4 Million for Child Safety
Press Release
2007
Child Welfare and Community Services
OCFS Awarded Just Under $640,000 for Healthy Families New York Study
Press Release
2007
Home and Community-Based Services Waiver (B2H)
Governor Spitzer Announces First Application Received for Landmark Community Health Program for Foster Children
Press Release
2007
Foster Care
Governor Spitzer Announces First Program in Nation to Provide Supportive Services Exclusively to Children in Foster Care with Serious Disabilities
Press Release
2007
Child Protective Services/State Central Register
2007 Child Abuse Prevention Awards Announced
Press Release
2007
Child Care
AUDIENCIAS ESTATALES SOBRE FONDOS FEDERALES DE CUIDADO INFANTIL
Press Release
2007
Child Welfare and Community Services
Child Safety Event to be Held at Crossgates Mall
Press Release
2007
Adoption
Empire State Plaza Exhibit Marks Adoption Month
Press Release
2007
Commission for the Blind
New York State Office of Children and Family Services Designates New Administrator for New York State Preferred Source Program for People Who are Blind
Press Release
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
Governor Cuomo Authorizes Transfer of Tryon Boys and Girls Center to Fulton County IDA
Press Release
Child Welfare and Community Services
Dads Across New York State Are Going to School with Their Children
Press Release
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
Governor Cuomo Announces $3.4 Million in Funding for Public/Private Partnerships to Support Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice Programs Statewide
Press Release
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
CAPITAL REGION AWARD-WINNING CHEF SPICES UP LUNCH AT JUVENILE JUSTICE FACILITY
Press Release
Adult Protective Services
OCFS ANNOUNCES $1.76 MILLION IN FUNDING TO SUPPORT COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICES TO ADDRESS CHILD ABUSE, ELDER ABUSE & DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Press Release
Child Welfare and Community Services
HEALTHY FAMILIES NEW YORK RECEIVES NATIONAL ACCREDITATION
Press Release
Commission for the Blind
National Industries for the Blind Officially Designated as Administrator for New York State Preferred Source Program for People Who Are Blind
Press Release
Executive Office
TWEET TWEET: INFORMATION FOR NEW YORK’S CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AVAILABLE IN SPANISH OCFS becomes first New York State agency to create Spanish-language Twitter account U.S. Census Bureau: 15 percent of New Yorkers speak Spanish at home
Press Release
Child Welfare and Community Services
OCFS Partners With Albany County Executive, Safe Sleeping Task Force to Remind Public of Safe Sleep Practices
Press Release
Adoption
GOVERNOR CUOMO CONGRATULATES 730 AMERICORPS MEMBERS AS THEY EMBARK ON A YEAR OF COMMUNITY SERVICE
Press Release
Adoption
Governor Cuomo Proclaims November 'Adoption Awareness Month' in New York State
Press Release
Juvenile Justice and Opportunities for Youth
New York State Receives Nearly $1 Million in Federal Grants to Improve Services for Youth Involved in the Juvenile Justice System
Press Release
SPPD
OCFS AND THE NYC MAYOR’S OFFICE TEAM UP TO RAISE AWARENESS ABOUT HUMAN TRAFFICKING
Press Release
Foster Care
FLEXIBLE FUNDING TO BE USED TO HELP CHILDREN REDUCE LENGTH OF STAY IN FOSTER CARE
Press Release

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