Protective Services

CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceChild Protective Caseworkers respond within 24 hours to all reports made to the State Central Register for Abuse and Maltreatment. If the allegations are found to be true, services are provided to the family to begin the healing process and keep the family together. Sometimes it is necessary to remove children from the family when there is imminent risk of serious harm. Cases involving domestic violence, sexual abuse or serious injury to a child are also prosecuted in civil court.
LocationRensselaer
Geographical AreaRensselaer County
TerritoryOTHER SITE LOCATION:RENSSELAER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES PUBLIC ASSISTANCEFlanigan Square547 River Street, Troy, NY 12180Tony Burke, Director of Assistance ProgramsEmail: tony.burke@dfa.state.ny.us
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityRensselaer County residents
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9:00 am-4:30 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 Administration Building
Physical Site Address 2 127 Bloomingrove Drive
Physical Site City, State, Zip Troy, NY 12180
Main Phone 518-833-6000
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-283-2000 (After Hours) or 518-833-6000 (Main and After Hours)
Other Phone 518-266-7900 Service/Intake; Agency's Complaint, contact: Theresa A. Beaudoin, Commissioner at 518-833-6000 Ext. 6005
Fax 518-283-7884
Web Address www.rensco.com
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: RENSSELAER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES
This Service: Protective Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Children's Protective Services (PH-6500.1500)