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The heartbreaking death of 4-year-old Rilya Wilson in 2001 affected not just the community in Miami, but every Floridian and every employee with the Department of Children and Families.

Recognition Highlights Community Efforts Benefitting Palm Beach County Youth

Contracts renewed at four GEOCare facilities for civil and criminal commitments

Collaborative effort of state agencies, local law enforcement will continue to combat public assistance fraud

The state's Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card system, run by JPMorgan Chase, is currently active and processing transactions.

TALLAHASSEE— Due to national technology issues at JPMorgan Chase, Florida Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card holders are not able to use their cards for normal processing at grocery, convenience and other stores that accept EBT cards.

On Friday morning, November 16th, over 20 foster children from Hillsborough County will leave with new forever families during the Hillsborough National Adoption Day celebration.

“Each One Reach One” rally launches new initiative to recruit, retain quality homes for local children in foster care

Adoption advocates also received awards during National Adoption Month event

Newly reformed group helps plan, coordinate services for Florida's veterans


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