Administration for Children Services (ACS)
The NYC Administration for Children Services protects and promotes the safety and well-being of New York City’s children and families by providing free and voluntary preventive services for mental health, substance abuse, domestic violence, and home care services.
ACS is in charge of investigating allegations of child abuse or neglect and offers home and community-based supports that are targeted to meet the unique needs of your family.
Where can I go for help?
Visit ACS ConnectMe
Contact the Office of Prevention Technical Assistance (OPTA)
Call the OPTA Helpline at (212) 676-7667 to learn about prevention services for mental health, substance abuse, domestic violence, exploited youth, and special medical needs.
Call 311 and Ask for Prevention Services
What services do they offer?
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