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The summer heat can be fatal for young children left alone in hot cars

The Florida Department of Children and Families and Community-Based Care (CBC) lead agencies around the state are happy to announce at the end of fiscal year 2013-2014, Florida has 1,463 newly-licensed foster care homes.

PSAs running on county and community coach buses will reach thousands of riders each week

Meeting tomorrow in Tampa to gather detailed information and insight related to federal, state and local policy, research, and practice associated with child abuse and neglect fatalities.

70 children and teens get the opportunity to attend summer Youth Camp

Changes have been made to leadership positions in Economic Self-Sufficiency, Substance Abuse and Mental Health and Child Welfare.

This is the highest bonus awarded by the USDA this year.

Memo from DCF Interim Secretary Mike Carroll

Response from DCF

The Department of Children and Families (DCF) Venice office will relocate to North Port, effective July 1.


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