Being a parent can be challenging. Here’s what to do if you find yourself almost at the breaking point.
The Abandoned Infant Protection Act is a New York State law that allows a parent to abandon a newborn baby up to 30 days of age anonymously and without fear of prosecution -- if the baby is abandoned in a safe manner, meaning:
Call 1(866) 505-7233 for more information.
To report abuse and neglect of an adult 18 years old and older, call the New York State Adult Protective Services at 1-844-697-3505. Learn more about NYC services for adults who are physically and/or mentally impaired and need help to live safely, manage finances, housing and healthcare.