• Section 409-l of the New York Education Law and New York State Education Department regulations which went into effect January 2017 require schools and districts to provide parents with the New York State Office of Child and Family Services (OCFS) toll-free number to report child abuse or maltreatment and information on accessing the OCFS website.

     

    Message from the NYS Office of Children & Family Services:

     

    Do You Suspect Abuse or Maltreatment?
    Report it Now!


    Call our Statewide Toll Free Telephone Number:
    1-800-342-3720
    If you are deaf or hard of hearing, call TDD/TTY at
    1-800-638-5163
    or have your Video Relay System provider call
    1-800-342-3720

    If you believe that a child is in immediate danger, call 911 or your local police department.

    The Office of Children and Family Services Website may be accessed here: http://ocfs.ny.gov/main/

     

    ¿Sospechas de abuso o maltrato?
    ¡Denúntelo ahora!

    Llame a nuestro número de teléfono gratuito:
    1-800-342-3720
    Si usted es sordo o tiene problemas auditivos, llame a TDD / TTY al
    1-800-638-5163
    O haga que su proveedor de Video Relay Systema llame
    1-800-342-3720

    Si usted cree que un niño está en peligro inmediato, Llame al 911 o al departamento de policía local.

    Se puede acceder a la Oficina de Servicios para Niños y Familias a: http://ocfs.ny.gov/main/

     

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