Administration for Children’s Services

UPDATE: Seven-month-old kidnapped by Queens mother found safe
UPDATE: Seven-month-old kidnapped by Queens mother found safe
Police Cristabelle Tumola 7/17/2013 at 11:24AM

UPDATE: An Amber Alert has been cancelled for a seventh-month-old boy who was kidnapped by his non-custodial mother. Both the mother, Marina Lopez, and child, Mario Danner Jr., have been found in good condition, said police. Lopez has been arrested and charged with custodial interference, authorities said Wednesday evening. — An Amber Alert has been [...]

Federal budget cuts affect Head Start programs
Education & Kids Queens Courier Staff 4/24/2013 at 11:50AM

Five classrooms at a Head Start center in Woodside are filled with young children learning to read, write and count. In one classroom, students sing in English, Spanish and Bengali and dance to “La Bamba.” The coming months could see fewer low-income families in the area receive childcare and early childhood education services because of [...]