Councilman says ACS is failing city’s most vulnerable kids

January 28, 2017
in Kids

Even Mayor de Blasio’s allies admit that ACS is in disrepair. The head of the City Council committee that oversees the agency said Friday it needs a sweeping, independent review because it’s not protecting New York’s neediest children. “The system exists to protect the most vulnerable children in our city, and the system is failing them,” Councilman Stephen Levin (D-Brooklyn) — a big supporter of Hizzoner — told The Post. He said an entity outside city government that specializes in child welfare should conduct a “large-scale review” of policies, procedures, and...

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