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DHS-PB-2018-004: Process For Reporting Incidents Occurring In Shelters

(Obsoletes Procedure Number 15-004)

The Department of Homeless Services (OHS) is responsible for reporting all incidents involving residents and/or staff of directly-operated and contracted shelters for homeless singles and families, in accordance with all applicable provisions of the New York State Codes, Rules, and Regulations.

This procedure establishes uniform criteria for the timely and accurate reporting of incidents, as well as the steps necessary for notifying OHS, the Department of Social Services (DSS), and the New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA).



Created: 5/18/2018
Updated: 6/19/2018