Being a parent can be challenging. Here’s what to do if you find yourself almost at the breaking point.
The Center is located at New York Foundling, 590 Avenue of the Americas (6th Avenue) in Manhattan. It offers:
The Abandoned Infant Protection Act is a New York State law that allows a parent to abandon a newborn baby up to 30 days of age anonymously and without fear of prosecution -- if the baby is abandoned in a safe manner, meaning:
Call 1(866) 505-7233 for more information.
To report abuse and neglect of an adult 18 years old and older, call the New York State Adult Protective Services at 1-844-697-3505. Learn more about NYC services for adults who are physically and/or mentally impaired and need help to live safely, manage finances, housing and healthcare.