Administration For Children's Services

FDNY Fire Safety Education Unit
FDNY
December 20, 2018 - 5:16 pm
The FDNY and the Administration for Children’s Service are teaming up to bring fire safety into New Yorkers' homes.
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Sad Teddy Bear
Dreamstime
October 12, 2018 - 2:59 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- A new report finds foster care providers in New York City were not held accountable for abusing children. As WCBS 880’s Mack Rosenberg reported, the report was issued by the city’s Department of Investigation, which found that the Administration for Children’s Services –...
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Sad Teddy Bear
Dreamstime
August 22, 2018 - 5:29 pm
The New York state Office of Children and Family Services said Wednesday that an assault on a 6-year-old in the city earlier this month is an example of a disturbing trend of the city hiring the wrong people to care for children.
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Tattoo
Dreamstime
August 20, 2018 - 6:52 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- A new program in New York City will help people erase the past by removing gang tattoos – and they'll do it for free. As WCBS 880’s Mike Sugerman reported Monday, young kids – children really – are being forced into sex slavery, and the numbers are up in New York City. “We’ve...
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NYPD Car
Dreamstime
August 07, 2018 - 8:35 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- An employee for the Administration for Children’s Services who served nearly 30 years behind bars on a murder charge was arrested Monday, accused of attacking a 6-year-old boy in his care. As WCBS 880’s Steve Burns reported, Jacques Edwards, 55, was still on parole when he...
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City Help For Migrant Children
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
July 03, 2018 - 1:31 pm
Several city agencies have stepped in to help the hundreds of separated children still in New York City.
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New York City Hall
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June 04, 2018 - 1:58 pm
The Administration for Children’s Services finds itself in the headlines when a child is harmed in New York City, but on Monday, City Hall turned around and thanked its workers for what they do.
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NYPD Vehicles
April 03, 2018 - 8:25 am
Officers found little Bella Edwards unconscious and unresponsive when they responded to an apartment at 1 Beach 105th Street around 6 p.m. Monday.
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New York City Hall
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March 22, 2018 - 1:27 pm
A yearlong task force studying the Administration for Children’s Services’ foster care program in New York City has released recommendations calling for change.
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February 22, 2018 - 3:02 pm
There was an urgent call from advocates for Gov. Andrew Cuomo Thursday to do away with his proposal to cap state funding for New York City child welfare services.
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