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Today, the Florida Department of Children and Families placed the newborn of Chelsea Huggett in protective custody.

One Hundred DCF Employees to Participate in Preparedness Drill to Ready the State’s Food for Florida Program

Advocated For Funds To Help Families Prevent Infant Deaths; Local Organization Makes Donation

Secretary Wilkins Rolls Out Public Assistance Fraud Initiatives

DCF Secretary Wilkins, Hillsborough County Commissioner Murman to Attend

(Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Columbus, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Madison, Suwanee, Taylor and Union Counties)

The Orlando press conference will follow morning announcements at a state level in Tallahassee by DCF Secretary David Wilkins regarding the agency’s strong position against public assistance fraud

Secretary Wilkins Rolls Out Public Assistance Fraud Initiatives

The campaign educates expectant mothers about the importance of discussing prescription drug use with their doctors, and it provides ways to assist women.

Announcing the launch of a new initiative involving prescription drug abuse and newborns.


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