March 16, 2020 - 1:30pm
In response to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), many OVS staff unable to return calls and emails; contact information for urgent inquiries provided
In response to the public health emergency for the COVID-19 virus, many New York State Office of Victim Services staff will be unable to return phone calls and emails for an unknown period of time. For now, please forward any urgent inquiry via phone to 1-800-247-8035 or to [email protected].
In addition, The New York State Department of Health’s Coronavirus website provides the most up-to-date information related to COVID-19. This website is available here: https://www.health.ny.gov/diseases/communicable/coronavirus/.
Thank you for your patience and understanding.