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PANAMA CITY — In the Governor’s Office of Adoption and Child Protection, the role of advocacy will be enhanced to increase the focus on community empowerment through expanding the team of champions who will highlight children’s issues.

New Camp for Champions Inspires Interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)

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.

About 70 children will participate in athletic, mentoring activities this week

"On July 11, the Florida Department of Children and Families and the Lake County Sheriff's Office launched a joint investigation in response to horrifying allegations of sexual abuse by a former employee at a licensed child care facility. "

Two new organizations will begin administering hundreds of local contracts for substance abuse and mental health services

Lake Co. - The Florida Department of Children and Families is actively investigating allegations of sexual abuse pertaining to a former employee of a licensed child care provider located in Lake County, Florida.

Three camps in Northwest Florida round out schedule that allowed more than 1,000 children in foster care to go to summer camp

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. – The Department of Children and Families today unveiled a new logo designed to stress the importance of community and family st

Pittsburgh Steelers, Rhodes Scholar and former FSU Star Myron Rolle Invites 65 Local Foster Youth to his Wellness and Leadership Academy


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