Albany County Child Services (New York)

A Albany County Child Abuse Prevention Center is a government agency at the New York State, Albany County, or local level that is charged with protecting children from abuse and neglect. Albany County Child Abuse Centers provide a number of child protective services, including collecting reports on suspected child abuse or neglect, investigating suspected cases of abuse or neglect, and providing services to prevent child abuse and domestic violence in Albany County, NY. Child Abuse Offices may also offer training, support, and assistance on how to report and prevent child abuse.

Albany Child Abuse & Maltreatment Reporting Center Albany NY 40 North Pearl Street 12207 800-342-1290

Prevent Child Abuse New York Albany NY 33 Elk Street 12207 518-445-1273

A Albany County Child Support Office is a government agency at the NY State, Albany County, or local level that assists custodial parents in obtaining financial support for their children. Albany County Child Support Offices provide a number of services to support children’s welfare, including establishing paternity, locating non-custodial parents, and collecting Albany County child support payments. Child Support Offices also help enforce Albany County Court orders for child support and assist families in receiving additional benefits for children. Child Support Offices provide services for anyone in the community who may be eligible for child support payments.

Albany Youth & Workforce Service Albany NY 175 Central Avenue 12206 518-434-5723

Colonie Youth Employment Service Albany NY 1653 Central Avenue 12205 518-456-2135

Albany County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the NY State, Albany County, or local level that provides a range of services to assist children, youth, and families. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices offer early childhood services, including childcare support, family nutrition programs, and support for children with developmental delays. These offices may also run programs to end youth homelessness, prevent adolescent pregnancy, and prevent violence against children and youth in Albany County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage Albany County foster care and adoption services.

Albany County Child Support Enforcement Unit Albany NY 162 Washington Avenue 12210 888-208-4485

Albany County Family Court Albany NY 30 Clinton Avenue 12207 888-208-4485

A Albany County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Albany County WIC programs provide nutrition assistance for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants, and children. WIC Offices provide services to income-eligible families who require food assistance. In addition to nutritional assistance, WIC Offices provide additional benefits, including health screenings, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and help obtaining other New York social services.

Albany Medical WIC Office Albany NY 220 Green Street 12202 518-432-4033

Albany Whitney Moore Young Jr Health Center Incorporation WIC Office Albany NY 920 Lark Drive 12207 518-465-9387

Cohoes Satellite Vineyard Community Church WIC Office Cohoes NY 121 Remsen Street 12047 518-465-4771