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The NYS County Collaboration Project is funded by the U.S. Children's Bureau. This project seeks to demonstrate that with identification and appropriate connections to supports that improve safety, permanency, and child/caregiver well-being …
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The NYS Kinship Navigator is an information, referral and advocacy program for kinship caregivers in New York State. A kinship caregiver is an individual that is caring for a child that is not biologically their own. In New York State, there are an estimated 179,000 caregivers, 131,000 of whom are grandparents raising grandchildren. Many others are aunts and uncles.

The Navigator seeks to assist these caregivers by providing information on financial assistance, legal information and referrals, and other types of issues that caregivers face when raising children in order to provide stability and permanency in the home. Call us today for more information!

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Kinship care Month a Big Success!

October 10, 2014

As September comes to an end, it can be said without a doubt that the first "Kinship Care Month" recognized by Governer Cuomo has been a huge success. There have been over a dozen activities in New York State geared toward recognizing the commitment and dedication of kinship caregivers across the state. See our events page for details and for a few more upcoming events!

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