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Choosing child care is an important decision. Safe and positive child care sets the stage for healthy growth and development.

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GOVERNOR HOCHUL ANNOUNCES HISTORIC $2 BILLION IN CHILD CARE SUBSIDIES TO SUPPORT LOW-INCOME AND WORKING FAMILIES AND CHILD CARE PROVIDERS

The largest investment in child care subsidies in New York State history will be distributed — $2 billion to increase the number of families receiving child care financial assistance and the amount child care providers are paid for their essential services. It includes $894 million in New York State Child Care Block Grants. These investments provide much-needed support.

Due to infant formula shortage, here is some help

Resources if you or someone you know can't find infant formula for your baby.

The New York State Office of Children and Family Services Announces its #DoOneThingNY Campaign to Encourage Community Support for Foster Care Families

Honoring families who have given their love and time for decades and people who are willing to share their stories of growing up in foster care and why it is so important.