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Brevard Family Partnership Receives Expedited Reaccreditation from the Council on Accreditation

MELBOURNE, FL – January 4, 2018 – Brevard Family Partnership (BFP) recently received reaccreditation from the Council on Accreditation (COA), identifying Brevard County’s lead child welfare agency as an organization that has set high performance standards for itself and has made a commitment to their constituents to deliver the highest quality services. COA accreditation is […]

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December E-News: Message from the Interim CEO

The end of the year offers us each an opportunity to look back at the previous year and take stock in both our accomplishments as well as our challenges that remain for the year to come. In 2017, the Brevard Family Partnership Family of Agencies grew with the addition of our fourth agency, Family Allies. […]

Brevard Family Partnership Seeks Holiday Gift Drive Partners to Benefit Children in Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Melissa Breckenridge Brevard Family Partnership, Public Relations Manager 2301 W. Eau Gallie Blvd., Ste. 104 Melbourne, FL 32935 Phone: 321-752-4650 ext. 3047 Melissa.Breckenridge@brevardfp.org Brevard Family Partnership Seeks Holiday Gift Drive Partners to Benefit Children in Care MELBOURNE, FL – November 16, 2017 – Brevard Family Partnership (BFP) is currently seeking community […]

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October E-News: Message from the Interim CEO

In high school, my niece Meagan was active on Space Coast crew, which according to their website, is a non-profit organization established during the summer of 1996 to promote the sport of rowing among Brevard County Scholastic students, grades 8-12. She was so accomplished that she received a crew scholarship to the University of Tampa. […]

Brevard Family Partnership’s 3rd Annual Decades in Revue “Awesome 80’s” Lip Sync Battle Features Local Stars

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Melissa Breckenridge Brevard Family Partnership, Public Relations Manager 2301 W. Eau Gallie Blvd., Ste. 104 Melbourne, FL  32935 Phone: 321-752-4650 ext. 3047 Melissa.Breckenridge@brevardfp.org Brevard Family Partnership’s 3rd Annual Decades in Revue “Awesome 80’s” Lip Sync Battle Features Local Stars MELBOURNE, FL – September 25, 2017 – On Saturday, October 21, 2017, […]

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Message from the CEO

Dear Friends and Colleagues, The time has come for me to begin a new chapter in my life. I will retire on September 30, 2017 after serving as CEO of the Brevard Family Partnership Family of Agencies for the past 13 years. Starting October 1, 2017, Jim Carlson will assume the role of Interim CEO […]

Brevard Family Partnership To Reorganize Family of Agencies In Response to Growth and Expansion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Melissa Breckenridge Brevard Family Partnership, Public Relations Manager 2301 W. Eau Gallie Blvd., Ste. 104 Melbourne, FL 32935 Phone: 321-752-4650 ext. 3047 Melissa.Breckenridge@brevardfp.org Brevard Family Partnership To Reorganize Family of Agencies In Response to Growth and Expansion MELBOURNE, FL – September 26, 2017 – We are pleased to announce that Brevard […]

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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

On Sunday, September 10th, families across America celebrated Grandparents Day. Here in Brevard, over 8,500 children are currently being raised by relative caregivers, including local grandparents. Grandparents Raising Grandchildren (GRG) of Brevard is a local organization that strives to provide a stable home in order to ensure permanent placement with relatives in lieu of foster care. The […]

Three things to watch for in our ‘A’-rated school district

Three things to watch for in our ‘A’-rated school district By Dr. Desmond Blackburn Welcome back, teachers, students and families. You are what makes Brevard Public Schools so special – and why our district earned an ‘A’ grade from the state this year. I’m glad you’re here. In addition to new lessons and standards in […]

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August E-News: Message from the CEO

As summer comes to a close, and children are returning to school, I trust this newsletter greets you having had a memorable summer with your children, family, and friends.  Now it’s time to gear back up for the 2017-18 school year. As you prepare for your children to return to school and the structure and […]