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July E-News: Message from the CEO

Thank you for making a difference in the lives of over 30,000 of Brevard’s children and families involved in the child welfare System of Care over the past decade. Together we have touched and transformed many lives. When I think of a community that truly cares for its own, I am proud to say Brevard […]

C.A.R.E.S. program recognized as an evidence-based practice by the California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse for Child Welfare

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE C.A.R.E.S. program recognized as an evidence-based practice by the California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse for Child Welfare MELBOURNE, FL. – October 19, 2016 – The C.A.R.E.S. (Coordination, Advocacy, Resources, Education and Support) program, developed by Brevard C.A.R.E.S. and The National Center for Innovation & Excellence, has recently been recognized as an evidence-based practice by […]

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E-News Message from the CEO

School is out and it is time for summer fun and outdoor activities. However, with increased activities, comes additional risks, most of which are avoidable.  Living in Florida poses some unique risks that we need to be mindful of in keeping children safe from harm.  Florida has venomous spiders, snakes, and of course alligators and […]

Celebration of Adoption event will join Brevard foster youth with “forever families”

MEDIA ALERT – Photo/Video/Interview Opportunities Celebration of Adoption event will join Brevard foster youth with “forever families”   Event: Celebration of Adoption Date/Time: Friday, June 16, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Location: Moore Justice Center – 2825 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera, FL 32940 – Courtroom 4D Details: Photo, video and interview opportunities with […]

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Celebration Will Recognize Families Who Have Been Successfully Reunited with Their Children

MEDIA ALERT – Photo/Video/Interview Opportunities Celebration Will Recognize Families Who Have Been Successfully Reunited with Their Children Event: Reunification Celebration Date/Time: Friday, June 2, 2017, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Location: Moore Justice Center – 2825 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera, FL 32940 – Courtroom 4D Details: Photo, video and interview opportunities with families who have […]

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May E-News: Message from the CEO

In a perfect world, all children would be afforded the opportunity to live and grow up in a loving and stable home, with a family who nurtured and protected them. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. According to the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children’s Bureau; in […]

Tyrone (10)

Tyrone is shy when you first meet him but once he warms up, he loves to talk. He loves to ride his bike and his scooter, and build with Lego’s. Tyrone’s favorite foot is hot wings. Tyrone is one of a sibling group of seven and he has a twin brother, Tyrel. Tyrone and Tyrel […]

Tyrel (10)

Tyrel is a friendly child who enjoys going outside to play. He is also very creative and loves to draw. Tyrel would do best with a forever family who has a strong male father figure and, if there are other children in the home, they should be older. Tyrel tends to be more a follower […]