Category: Press Releases

Brevard County Board of County Commissioners issues proclamation in support of Brevard Family Partnership

MELBOURNE, FL – December 18, 2018 – Today, the Brevard County Board of County Commissioners issued a proclamation acknowledging its continued support of Brevard Family Partnership as the lead child welfare agency in Brevard County and endorsing the System of Care model it employs, which has served the children and families of Brevard County for more…
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Celebration of Adoption event joins 21 Brevard foster youth with their “forever families”

MELBOURNE, FL – November 19, 2018 – Brevard Family Partnership, in conjunction with the Honorable Charlie Crawford, Guardian ad Litem Program, Family Allies, and IMPOWER, hosted a Celebration of Adoption event on November 16, 2018, to celebrate the joining of 21 Brevard County foster youth with their “forever families.” During the official, yet festive ceremonial…
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Brevard Family Partnership Welcomes Phil Scarpelli as New CEO

MELBOURNE, FL – November 13, 2018 Brevard Family Partnership (BFP) announced today that Phil Scarpelli has been selected as Brevard Family Partnership’s new chief executive officer. “I am honored to have been elected as Brevard Family Partnership’s next CEO. It is a privilege to be part of an organization that delivers high quality services and…
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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 Brevard County, is participating in the pilot-program for Family-Match, an innovative adoption-matching technology designed to connect families with foster children. The Selfless Love Foundation, a Florida-based nonprofit whose mission is to transform…
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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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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 partners to participate in the annual holiday gift drive, benefiting children in care. Every year, the Brevard Family Partnership family of agencies, including Brevard C.A.R.E.S., and Family Allies, join forces with local partners to ensure every child in care has…
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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, the biggest stars of Brevard County will take the stage to perform and lip sync their favorite musical act from the “Awesome 80’s”. This lip sync battle, held at the Melbourne Hilton Rialto, (200 Rialto Place), from 6:00 – 10:00 p.m., will highlight…
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Brevard Family Partnership To Reorganize Family of Agencies In Response to Growth and Expansion

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 Family Partnership (BFP) is reorganizing its Family of Agencies in response to the growth and expansion the agency has experienced over the past 10 years. The Board…
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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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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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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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