New York Education Departments
The Department of Education in New York can tell you about the educational and nutrition programs available for children living in New York. Below is the contact information to help you reach the New York Department of Education.
Education Departments in New York
New York State Education Department
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12234
Phone: (518) 474-5844
Fax: (518) 473-4909
Child Nutrition Assistance Programs typically include Child and Adult Care Food and Emergency Food Assistance Programs as well as the School Lunch, and School Breakfast and Summer Food Service Programs.
Education Departments in Other States
Additional Areas of Interest
New York Child Health Insurance Program can provide free health insurance to families and children who qualify.
New York Child Nutrition Programs, through the cooperation of the U.S. federal and state governments, provide access to child nutrition information and they provide free and low-cost food.
New York State Child Welfare Department can provide you with information about foster care, adoption and parenting.
New York Department of Health can provide more than "just" health information. They can also be a good source of information about nutrition programs and about programs that can help with parenting concerns.
New York State Adoption Contacts can put you in touch with the child adoption specialists and child adoption program in each state.
Government Assistance Programs
We are committed to helping you, other adopting families, mothers to be, birth mothers and children. As part of this commitment we have built two databases of information. One for adopting families and a second for pregnant women and birthmothers. Each is suited to the unique needs of the individual needing help. Click this link for government assistance programs for adopting families. Or click the following link for government assistance programs for birthmothers and pregnant women.