Information/Outreach Services

OUTREACH AND PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceDevelops informational materials on current consumer issues, available in print or on the internet, and conducts informational programs. Offers presentations on issues such as consumer scams, senior citizen consumer issues, identity theft, internet safety, and financial literacy.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester)
TerritorySatellite offices in various locations
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureConsumer Helpline: 800-697-1220
NYC Office: 212-459-8852
Website: www.nysconsumer.gov
Intake RequirementsCall for information
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityNew York State residents
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 One Commerce Plaza
Physical Site Address 2 99 Washington Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12231
Main Phone 518-486-4852
Other Phone 800-697-1220 (Consumer Assistance Hotline)
Fax 518-474-2474
Web Address www.dos.ny.gov/consumerprotection
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK DEPARTMENT OF STATE DIVISION OF CONSUMER PROTECTION
Affiliated Program: OUTREACH AND PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT
This Service: Information/Outreach Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Consumer Education (DD-1800)
Consumer Issues (YZ-1550)
Government Consumer Protection Agencies (DD-2100.2500)
Printed Materials (TJ-6500.6700)
Public Internet Access Sites (TJ-1800.6700)
Speakers/Speakers Bureaus (TJ-6500.8000)