Rule Development Related to Road to Independence

Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 09:00 to 11:00
Hilton Orlando
6001 Destination Pkwy
Orlando  Florida  32819
United States

The Department of Children and Families intends to implement the extensive changes brought about by Chapter 2013-178, Laws of Florida, in chapter 65C-42, F.A.C.  The new rule will create new language to administer the Road to Independence Program and the extension of foster care to age 21.  Additionally, the new rule will establish an application process, eligibility requirements, and an appeal procedure for young adults denied entry into the program.   

For questions or a  copy of the agenda  please contact Carrie Toy at 850-717-4491, or by email

Pursuant to Section 286.26, Florida Statutes, any disabled person wishing to access these meetings who may be in need of special assistance should contact Carrie Toy at 850-717-4491, or by email at at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please use the Florida Relay Service 1-800-955-8771 (TDD) or 1-800-955-8770 (Voice).

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