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Help for Families

  • New Beginnings at Mt. Sinai-St. Luke’s Hospital: Preventive Services that serve the families with children (both male and female) who are sexually abused and/or trafficked. Call 212-523-2685. Download brochure
  • National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) (800-843-5678).
  • National Human Trafficking Resource Center’s 24 Hour Hotline, run by the Polaris Project. Call 1-888-373-7888 or text to 233733. The hotline can also male connections to law enforcement and assist in referrals to services, including housing.
  • ACS’ Family Assessment Program (FAP): FAP provides support to families that are struggling with everyday challenges. FAP works to strengthen families, reduce conflict, and connect your family to many services that provide ongoing support in your community. It helps families handle concerns such as a child running away, skipping school, or disruptive behavior, without having to go to court.


Programs & Initiatives