THE ABANDONED INFANT PROTECTION ACT

 
General Information
Description of AgencyAllows parents to leave unwanted newborns at Safe Havens such as hospitals, police stations, or fire stations. Parents face no legal prosecution provided the baby is no more than 30 days old, and the parents make sure the baby is in no danger and the authorities are notified. For more information in your area, contact your local District Attorney's Office. Hotline available 24/7.
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Availability
Hours of Operation24hours/7days
 
Contact Information
Main Phone(866) 505-SAFE(7233)-Hotline
Web Addresswww.ocfs.state.ny.us/main/safe/info.asp
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMay19
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
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