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April E-News: Message from the Executive Director

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month and this year’s theme, in partnership with Prevent Child Abuse America is “Help Great Childhoods Happen this April.” All children deserve safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments. Unfortunately, some children are subjected to adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), defined as traumatic events occurring before age 18 that include all […]

Adoption-Matching Technology Launches across Florida

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 Adoption-Matching Technology Launches across Florida Innovative technology connects families with foster children MELBOURNE, FL – April 12, 2018 – Brevard Family Partnership, the lead child welfare agency in […]

Robin Whiting Recognized as 2018 Casey Excellence for Children Award Recipient

We are pleased to announce that Robin Whiting, one of our incredible foster and adoptive parents, has been recognized as a 2018 Casey Excellence for Children Award recipient. Robin Whiting has adopted five children and fostered more than 30, most of them needing extensive medical care. A trained emergency medical technician, neonatal nurse and the […]

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Now Accepting Nominations for the 2018 Child Abuse Prevention Task Force Recognition Banquet

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Child Abuse Prevention Task Force Recognition Banquet.  Nominations will be accepted February 1 – February 28, 2018.  Nominate an individual, group, agency, or team that has positively impacted the “at risk” children and families in Brevard County online here. The banquet will be held Friday, April 27, 2018 from 11:00 am – 2:00 […]

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Brevard Family Partnership Meets Goal for Child Adoptions In Advance of Deadline

MELBOURNE, FL – January 18, 2018 – Brevard Family Partnership (BFP) has met the goal for child adoptions finalized for fiscal year 2017-2018 in advance of the June 30, 2018 deadline. BFP works in conjunction with IMPOWER, who provides overlay adoption case management services to achieve permanency for children who have been permanently removed from […]

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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. […]