DCF Secretary Wilkins to give “Progress Report on Florida’s Children” at Florida Children and Youth Cabinet Meeting

Media Advisory:
July 24, 2012

Contact:
Erin Gillespie
DCF Press Secretary
(850) 717-4450

Nicole Stookey
DCF Northwest Region Communications Director
(850) 509-2675

DCF Secretary Wilkins to give “Progress Report on Florida’s Children” at Florida Children and Youth Cabinet Meeting

WHO:  Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins, chairman of the Florida Children and Youth Cabinet

WHAT:  Secretary Wilkins will be providing a “Progress Report on Florida’s Children.” Topics will include improvements to the child welfare system, fostering initiative, adoption success, education funding, improvements in early learning, prevention efforts, human trafficking and more. The Children and Youth Cabinet will be meeting to hear updates related to children and youth from several other state agencies and Cabinet work groups.

WHEN:  Children and Youth Cabinet meeting, Thursday, July 26 from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Central Time (9 a.m.-1 p.m. Eastern)
“Progress Report on Florida’s Children” will start at approximately 11 a.m.

WHERE:  Gulf Coast State College, William C. Cramer Jr. Seminar Room, 5230 West Coast Highway 98, Panama City

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