The Florida Department of Children and Families’ Office of Public Benefits Integrity (OPBI) recovered more than $15 million dollars in public benefit overpayments in just the first three months of 2017, a record quarter for benefit recovery.
At the direction of Governor Scott, the Department of Children and Families, the Department of Health, and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement will host community workshops.
Events statewide will raise awareness to prevent child abuse
Community Kickoff Event for Pinwheels for Prevention Campaign
A substance abuse survey taken earlier this year of nearly 66,000 middle and high school students spanning 724 Florida schools showed a substantial decline in reported drug and alcohol use by middle and high school students since 2004.
Invests More Than $3 Billion to Protect Families
Human Trafficking Awareness Month is recognized every January.
More than 2,300 children reunify or visit families; more than 900 find forever homes
Award from U.S. Department of Justice funds community-based projects
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