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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 […]

Brevard Family Partnership Exceeds Goal for Child Adoptions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Brevard Family Partnership Exceeds Goal for Child Adoptions MELBOURNE, FL – August 16, 2017 Brevard Family Partnership (BFP) has exceeded the goal for child adoptions finalized for fiscal year 2016-2017.  BFP works in conjunction with IMPOWER, who provides overlay adoption case management services to achieve permanency for children who have been permanently […]

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Tyrese (14)

Tyrese is a handsome young man who is in need of a forever family. He is very active and enjoys singing, wrestling, socializing with friends and television. Tyrese is an outgoing child who thrives when he is kept busy with various activities. He would benefit from a family who has the time and patience to […]