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NY1 Online: Reforming ACS- NY1
March 11, 2017

I-Team: New ACS Commissioner David Hansell Promises Top-to-Bottom Review- NBC 4
March 9, 2017

NY1 Noticias
Promueven la adopción a través de fotografías profesionales- NY1 Noticias
March 7, 2017

Deputy Commissioner for Family Permanency Services Julie Farber discusses Foster Care Strategic Blueprint: Metrofocus
March 7, 2017

ACS Launches Citywide Photo Project to Increase Adoption among Older Youth- ABC 7
March 4, 2017

NY Amsterdam News
Manhattan Fathers Forward Coalition hosts Daddy Daughter Dance- NY Amsterdam News
March 2, 2017

News12 Bronx
P.S. 1x, 29 team up for father-daughter dance- News12 Bronx
March 1, 2017

NY1 News
Dance Brings Together Fathers and Daughters in Harlem- NY1 News
February 26, 2017

NY Daily News
Op-Ed: The worrying welfare of ACS workers- NY Daily News
February 8, 2017

The Huffington Post
Op-Ed: Stand with Us to Save Kids’ Lives- The Huffington Post
February 7, 2017

Task Force Aims to End Incarceration for Young Girls- WNYC
February 1, 2017

Task Force Aims to Reduce the Number of Girls in Detention- WSJ
February 1, 2017

Child Welfare Reforms Interview with ACS- PIX 11
January 22, 2017

“NY1 Online: Protecting Our Children Part 1: Inside ACS”
January 5, 2017


El Diario
“Young People in Foster Care See the Light to go to College”
November 20, 2016

“Staten Island Family Court and ACS Celebrate National Adoption Month”
November 18, 2016

News12 Brooklyn
“40 Children Find Homes on Nat’l Adoption Day”
November 17, 2016

“New Program at CSI Geared Towards Foster Care Students”
November 2, 2016

“New City Program Helps Foster Care Youth Earn College Degrees”
October 28, 2016

“Teens in Bronx Detention Center Harvest Peppers, Hatch Chickens”
September 15, 2016


“Newborn Left in Nativity Inspires City Adoption Push”
December 29, 2015

“Baby Abandoned in Church Nativity Scene Spurs Adoption Campaign”
December 24, 2015

El Diario
“Bebé abandonado en pesebre inspira campaña de adopciones”
December 24, 2015

The New York Times
“Abandoned Baby Found at Queens Church Inspires Adoption Campaign”
December 20, 2015

The Wall Street Journal
“Foundling’s Tale Fuels Urge to Adopt”
December 8, 2015

The Wall Street Journal
“New York City to Stop Sending Older Teens to Foster-Care Intake Center”
December 1, 2015

City foster care leader takes over amid problems, politics-inflected lawsuit
October 29, 2015

ACS Offers Free Back-to-School Haircuts to Harlem Kids
September 2, 2015

Up Close: Foster Care Lawsuit
July 12, 2015

A Teenage Mother Breaks the Boundaries
June 26, 2015

ACS Staffers Teach Some Harlem Youths a Special Father’s Day Lesson
June 19, 2015

NY Daily News
EXCLUSIVE: Sound of Violin Reveals “different world” to Brooklyn teen
June 9, 2015

Wall Street Journal
Counting New York’s Gay and Transgender Youths in Foster Care
June 5, 2015

I-Team: NYC’s Children Services Center Becomes Unintentional Shelter
June 1, 2015

New York Times
Opposition Grows as Home for Troubled Youths Comes to Quiet Queens Block
April 26, 2015

Capital NY
City Launches Safe Sleep Campaign
April 12, 2015

Queens Chronicle
Close to Home A Better Option for Troubled Youth
March 21, 2015

New York Times
New York City Children’s Services to Add Training after Fatalities
February 8, 2015

In Foster Care, Treating the Trigger
February 4, 2015


City Limits
Looking After the Welfare of Child Welfare Workers
January 7, 2014

City Limits
New Child-Welfare Chief Eyes Change
April 3, 2014

City Limits
The Limits of Protection: Can Mayor’s Push Reduce Child Abuse Deaths
December 16, 2014 – Part 1

The Limits of Protection: Can Mayor’s Push Reduce Child Abuse Deaths
Part 2

The Limits of Protection: Can Mayor’s Push Reduce Child Abuse Deaths
Part 3

Capital NY
Child Abuse Awareness Campaign
November 25, 2014

ACS YouTube Channel
Commissioner Carrión Appearance on NY1 Inside City Hall Discussing Child Awareness Campaign
October 31, 2014

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