OCFS Disclaimer Regarding the Use of 'Google™ Translate'

The New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) has added a link to a translation feature developed by Google™ Inc., entitled Google™ Translate, to assist visitors to the OCFS website understand information contained on the website in a variety of foreign languages.

The OCFS website is providing the “Google™ Translate” option to assist you in reading the OCFS website in languages other than English. Google™ Translate cannot translate all types of documents, and may not provide an exact translation. Anyone relying on information obtained from Google™ Translate does so at his or her own risk. The State of New York does not make any promises, assurances, or guarantees as to the accuracy of the translations provided. The State of New York, its officers, employees, and/or agents shall not be liable for damages or losses of any kind arising out of, or in connection with, the use or performance of such information, including but not limited to, damages or losses caused by reliance upon the accuracy of any such information, or damages incurred from the viewing, distributing, or copying of such materials.