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Florida State Hospital is one of seven state mental health treatment facilities and serves more than 1,800 patients annually.

Secretary Mike Carroll, head of the Florida Department of Children and Families, accepted the Daniel Webster Leadership Award during the Healthy Families Florida Annual Leadership Meeting in Orlando last week.

Respect offers more than 900 commodities and services.

Governor Rick Scott announced that he will propose over $19 million in his recommended budget for mental health and substance abuse needs in Florida.

National Welcoming Week Cultural Festival on Sept. 19

DCF Secretary Mike Carroll and experts share vision for child welfare

The Florida Department of Children and Families’ (DCF) Public Benefits Integrity team member Nicolena Ferrentino was awarded the highest honor at the United Council on Welfare Fraud (UCOWF) conference for her work in combating public assistance fraud in Florida.

The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) starts the state fiscal year with renewed commitment to its mission.

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Foster parent recruitment efforts bring NexGen Band to Panama City


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