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Local officials to announce new initiative at statewide kickoff event in Tampa

Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) Secretary Mike Carroll is continuing to build a leadership team with a remarkable level of practice expertise in their fields, announcing the appointments today of three people with more than 70 years combined with the department.

The Florida Department of Children and Families’ (DCF) Statewide Human Trafficking Prevention Director Kim Grabert, along with other DCF staff, have been invited to attend the World Affairs Council of Central Florida meeting with Malaysia March 26-27 to discuss preventative measures surrounding... Read More

Many Child Deaths Are Preventable

Recognizing Sunshine Week with improvements and data sharing on prevention website

During the event, advocates from organizations throughout Florida will collaborate and discuss current and past strategies to help prevent suicide.

Public awareness campaign efforts continue to reduce child fatalities

In recognition of Social Work Month, the Department of Children and Families (DCF) is encouraging social workers to consider a career at DCF.


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