Child Abuse Prevention

Family Support Services

Services to support your family may include:

  • Parenting Support & Family Relationships
  • Education & Job Training
  • Stress, Health, & Wellness
  • Intimate and Family Violence Interventions
  • Food, Clothing, & Household Items
  • Connecting You to Immigration Services
  • Connecting You to Public Assistance

Services are free, voluntary and available to families regardless of immigration status. Services are offered in your home and in your preferred language. Services are provided by community-based organizations.

For more information call 212-676-7667, e-mail or visit

Family Assessment Program (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.

Reporting Suspected Child Abuse

If you are a victim of child abuse or maltreatment, or you suspect someone else is, Report it Now! Call the statewide toll free telephone number for parents, guardians, and students (non-mandated reporters): 1 (800) 342-3720.

Chancellor’s Regulation A-750 - Child Abuse and Maltreatment Prevention

For technical assistance and inquiries pertaining to this regulation, please email or contact:

Citywide Coordinator
Child Abuse and Maltreatment Prevention Program
NYC Department of Education
52 Chambers Street – Room 218
New York, NY 10007