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 Services (CPS) Unit is responsible for receiving and investigating all reports of suspected child abuse and neglect. Reports of suspected child abuse or maltreatment are initially called into the State Central Registry (SCR). If a report is accepted, it is transmitted to the local district through a statewide computer network known as CONNECTIONS.
LocationWashington
Geographical AreaWashington County
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessHandicapped Accessible
Intake Procedure24-7 Non-Mandated (Public) Reporters 800-342-3720, Mandated Reporters 800-635-1522
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Translation Line (available if needed)
EligibilityCall for details
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am-4:30 pm and 24 Hour After-Hours Coverage
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 383 Broadway
Physical Site Address 2 Municipal Center Building B
Physical Site City, State, Zip Fort Edward, NY 12828
Main Phone 518-746-2300 Administrative
Hotline Phone 888-208-4485 Toll Free: Child Support Helpline
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-746-2142 After Hours: Emergency Services
Web Address www.co.washington.ny.us/Departments/Dss/dss.htm
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: WASHINGTON 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)