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2018

NYC Announces Critical Services To Help Kids Brought To The City After Being Separated From Parents At The Border
July 3, 2018

Administration For Children’s Services, In Partnership With The Health Department Unveils First-Ever Safe Sleep Toolkit, Which Will Be Provided To Thousands Of Parents At NYC Public Hospitals To Help Prevent Future Tragedies.
June 29, 2018

Citywide Week of Appreciation for Child Protective Specialists’ Shines a Light on Critical Work Protecting Kids and Supporting Families in NYC
June 4, 2018

ACS Launches Robust Recruitment Campaign To Hire 200 New 'Youth Development Specialists'
May 30, 2018

Administration For Children’s Services Releases Five-Year Foster Care Plan, Along With Key Findings From First-Ever Youth Survey And Case Review
May 17, 2018

New York City Administration for Children’s Services announced its partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals regarding the provision of health care to youth in the City’s juvenile detention facilities
May 11, 2018

On-Site Dental Care Will Be Provided to Kids In Foster Care Via NYC ACS Partnering With NYU College Of Dentistry
May 7, 2018

First Of Three Innovative Family Enrichment Centers Launches In New York City To Provide Comprehensive Services
April 5, 2018

NYC Foster Care Task Force Issues 16 Recommendations To Further Improve Outcomes For Youth And Families
March 22, 2018

Administration For Children’s Services Commissioner David A. Hansell Announces Expansion of ACS Medical Consultation Program
February 12, 2018

Administration For Children’s Services Announces Increased Educational Resources And Training To Prevent Sex Trafficking
January 12, 2018

Administration For Children’s Services, Mayor’s Office To Combat Domestic Violence And Mayor’s Office Of Criminal Justice Announce New Protocol To Help Identify And Intervene In Domestic Violence Cases
January 9, 2018

2017

Commissioner David A. Hansell Announces New Heightened Oversight Protocol For Critical Cases
December 22, 2017

Independent Monitor's Report Shows "The Steps We've Been Taking Are The Right Ones"
December 12, 2017

Administration for Children's Services and Food Bank for NYC Launch First-Ever Food Pantry for Families
December 12, 2017

Commissioner David A. Hansell Releases FY2017 Foster Care Data, Showing Major Progress in Key Areas
December 12, 2017

Commissioner David A. Hansell Joined By National Child Welfare Experts At First Advisory Board Meeting Of Acs’ New Division Of Child And Family Well-Being
December 05, 2017

Administration For Children’s Services Commissioner David Hansell Announces Citywide Medication Safety Campaign
November 29, 2017

Administration For Children's Services Celebrates 2017 National Adoption Month With Citywide Events
November 8, 2017

Administration For Children's Services and Department of Social Services Launch a Homelessness Prevention Initiative in East New York
October 26, 2017

Administration For Children's Services Releases Request For Proposals For Community Partnership Programs
October 16, 2017

Administration For Children’s Services Commissioner David A. Hansell Announces New Acs Division Of Child And Family Well-Being
September 26, 2017

Administration For Children’s Services: Leader In Comprehensive Implementation Of Evidence-Based Models
September 15, 2017

Administration For Children’s Services Releases “A Foster Parent’s Guide To Education”
September 13, 2017

Dave Thomas Foundation And New York City Administration For Children’s Services Expand Signature Adoption Program
August 17, 2017

Administration For Children’s Services Commissioner David Hansell Unveils Nursery Renovations At Acs Brooklyn Borough Office
August 8, 2017

Administration For Children’s Services Commissioner David Hansell Creates Acs Accountability Office
July 12, 2017

Administration for Children's Services Hosts Safe Sleep Summit
July 3, 2017

Administration for Children's Services Launches Foster Care Interagency Task Force
June 28, 2017

Administration for Children’s Services, Health Department Announce New Citywide Campaign to Promote Safe Sleep Practices For Families With Infants
May 24, 2017

Administration for Children's Services Commissioner David Hansell Presents Latest Agency Tech Upgrades for Increased Worker and Family Safety
May 16, 2017

Administration for Children's Services Hosted a Foster Care Family Day at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum for Mother's Day Weekend
May 16, 2017

NYC Administration for Children’s Services Commissioner David Hansell joined by NYPD at First Enhanced CHILD-STAT Hearing
May 10, 2017

ACS expands anti-sex-trafficking programming through Safe Harbour state funding
April 12, 2017

NYC Administration for Children's Services, Department of Homeless Services Announce Upcoming Enhanced Communication Protocols
April 4, 2017

NYC ACS Approved by NY State to Offer Free Continuing Education Units For Licensed Social Workers
March 8, 2017

NYC ACS and Heart Gallery Announce Partnership for The Photo Exhibition “Beyond The Photo: See Me, Know Me”
March 6, 2017

NYC ACS Releases 2016 Year-End Foster Care Report Strategic Blueprint Status Report
February 14, 2017

2016

Over 35 Techies Registered To Code Solutions For Foster Youth At Acs’ Foster Care Hackathon In New York City
December 01, 2016

Calling All Application Developers, UX Developers and Designers: ACS Needs You for the First Ever NYC Foster Care Hackathon
November 15, 2016

NYC ACS Celebrates 2016 National Adoption Month to Bring Awareness of Adoption for Children in Foster Care
November 10, 2016

#HackNYCFostercare
November 7, 2016

Pioneer College Support Initiative for Foster Care Youth
November 2, 2016

Home Away From Home
July 15, 2016

Remembering Former ACS Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta
March 24, 2016

Deputy Commissioner for the Division of Youth and Family Justice, Felipe Franco, Selected as an Annie E. Casey Foundation Children and Family Fellow
March 1, 2016

First Lady Chirlane McCray, Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence and Administration for Children's Services Announce Healthy Relationship Training for Foster Youth
January 22, 2016

ACS and CUNY Launch Professional Development Workforce Institute
January 5, 2016

2015

ACS Launches Major New Foster Care Initiative, Strong Families NYC
July 22, 2015

2014

Children’s Services Hosts Second Annual Infant Safe Sleep Symposium
December 16, 2014

Children’s Services And Bellevue Hospital Collaborate To Improve Mental Health Services In The Juvenile Justice System
October 31, 2014

Children’s Services Launches Citywide Public Awareness Campaign Highlighting Child Safety and Child Well-Being
October 27, 2014

Children’s Services awarded $3.75 Million In Grants To Further Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare Work
October 8, 2014


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