The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty To Children

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Statement on the conviction of Derek Chauvin:

As an organization dedicated to preventing child abuse and neglect of children, The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NYSPCC) stands in allyship with all who seek protection and justice. To echo the sentiments of the Minnesota Attorney General, Keith Ellison, The NYSPCC urges everyone to continue the journey to transformation and justice. We must continue to work towards change to undo systemic racism. As a leader in the field of the prevention and treatment of child maltreatment, The NYSPCC will continue to forge ahead working to make positive changes for the children and families we serve.

About Us

Founded in 1875, The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NYSPCC) is the first child protection agency in the world. The NYSPCC’s founders wrote the basic tenets of child protection laws in the United States.

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Upcoming Events

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Thursday | April 29, 2021

2021 Virtual Spring Fundraiser

Join us for our 2021 Virtual Spring Fundraiser featuring V, formerly known as Eve Ensler.

Location: Online, Platform TBD
Thursday | October 28, 2021

2021 Virtual Gala

Join us for our 2021 Virtual Gala. Check back soon for more information!

Location: Online, Platform TBD

IN THE NEWS

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Childhood Trauma in the Wake of COVID

Watch Lisa Gitelson, Asst. Executive Director and Legal Counsel, give commentary on behalf of The NYSPCC at Assemblyman Andrew Hevesi's press conference.

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Our Spring Newsletter 2021 is Here!

The NYSPCC is pleased to share its Spring 2021 E-Newsletter. Click the link below to read about the agency’s recent activities.

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The NYSPCC Sexual Exploitation Survey

New Study, conducted by The NYSPCC, finds that a majority of Americans want Government and Tech Companies to do much more to combat Internet Child Pornography.

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Athletes are Children First Initiative for Gymnastics Clubs Nationwide

The initiative will provide virtual sexual abuse prevention trainings in New York State and across the U.S. to gymnastics club coaches and staff!

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Donate Today!

Donating $1,000 provides new puppets for our Safe Touches child sexual abuse prevention workshops that reach more than 5,000 children each year.

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Employment Opportunities

The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NYSPCC) is currently accepting applications for multiple positions.

Volunteer Opportunities

There are many ways that concerned individuals can help The NYSPCC, please click here to see how you can volunteer your time.

Additional Resources

The NYSPCC seeks to provide information & resources that empower the community to understand & address the chronic problem of child abuse & neglect.

The NYSPCC's Publications

Widely regarded as experts in matters of importance to the child welfare field, The NYSPCC’s staff publications can be found here.

Where we’re located

The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

161 William Street, Floor 9, New York, NY 10038
212.233.5500
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