We provide tools for community organizing and legislative actions for faith-based organizations.

NYSCOC Chaplains Homepage Photo

We certify and support Protestant Chaplains serving NY State agencies & offer education opportunities

Learn More about Chaplains Program
NYSCOC Home page for Affordable Housing

We help faith communities analyze their property and figure out how to use it for affordable housing

& other uses consistent with their mission.

Learn More about Affordable Housing Program

Join Our Events & Actions

December 8, 2021

2021 New York State Council of Churches Virtual Awards Gala

December 9, 2021

7 PM - "We Cry Justice: A Reading and Discussion with Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis and Other Contributors."  

November 23, 2021

Please call Governor Hochul to Sign and Enact the Child Poverty Reduction Act

November 6, 2021

Faith Leader Sign On for Build Back Better Act (including Child Tax Credit and Paid Family Leave from Children's Defense Fund, New York

December 7, 2021

6 PM - Online Event - Hunger, Housing, and the 3rd Reconstruction, a Capital Region Truth Commission

November 18, 2021

12 PM - Online State Street Forum - The Child Care Crisis - Watch the video.

NYSCOC Ecumenical Relationship

We foster ecumenical and interfaith relationships

including with the world, national, and local councils of churches.
Advocacy for human rights and religious freedom in India and Palestine/Israel and Afghanistan

Ecumenical Program Page

We provide educational and worship resources used in faith formation for youth and adults.

We gather, analyze, and publicize information which helps people of all ages live out their faith in the public square

Tools for Adult and Youth formation program page

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Whether you want to talk to us about submitting an event, or being part of our newsletter or joining upcoming actions, feel free to reach out! We are all ears.

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