Meet The CPS

Discover the motivation and journey of some Child Protective Specialists.

Meet The Families

Across New York City, there are thousands of families who are together because ACS’ Child Protective Specialists helped them.


Become One Of NYC's Protectors

Child Protective Specialists (CPS) are “First Responders” for children in New York City, working around-the-clock to keeps kids safe and support families. Child Protective Specialists investigate reports of child abuse and neglect.

Using investigative and social work skills, they work with families, community groups, schools, police, homeless shelters, doctors, and others to ensure the safety and wellbeing of children.

Start your journey and join us today!