Events

Events, Meetings and Training

Brevard Family Partnership and our partners and providers host a variety of meetings, training seminars and conferences designed to advance our professionalism and provide necessary and important information to our colleagues, foster and adoptive parents, and stakeholders.

Agency Meetings

Meetings take place at Brevard Family Partnership’s main office, located at 2301 Eau Gallie Blvd, Suite 104, Melbourne, FL 32935, unless otherwise noted.
In accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law, Brevard Family Partnership post these notices for meetings and events where two (2) or more BFP Board members may be in attendance.


Board Marketing Subcommittee Meeting
Date: September 19, 2018 POSTPONED
Time: 8:15 – 9:30 am
Location: BFP, 2301 W. Eau Gallie Blvd, Suite 104, Melbourne FL, Board Room

BFP Board CEO Executive Search Committee Meeting
Date: September 21, 2018
Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: 2301 W. Eau Gallie Blvd., Suite 104, Melbourne, FL, Board Room

BFP Board CEO Executive Search Committee Meeting
Date: September 28, 2018
Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: 2301 W. Eau Gallie Blvd., Suite 104, Melbourne, FL, Board Room

BFP Board Risk Management Subcommittee Meeting
Date: The 4th Wednesday, bi-monthly (Please call the receptionist to confirm)
Time: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: 2301 W. Eau Gallie Blvd, Suite 104, Melbourne, FL 32935


Provider Network Meeting

Provider Network meetings are held every other month.
The meetings are scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m. and end at 10:30 a.m.  take place at Brevard Family Partnership’s Central Care Center – 4050 Riomar Drive, Rockledge, FL 32955. If you are interested in attending, please contact Debbie Davidson-Cook, Chief Compliance and Utilization officer at (321) 752-4650 ext. 3064 for specific dates as they are scheduled at the beginning of each fiscal year.


CLICK HERE to view our Meeting Accessibility Instructions and ADA Compliance for special accommodations.


Notice: Your attendance at or participation in an event or activity presented by Brevard Family Partnership, Brevard C.A.R.E.S. or The National Center for Innovation and Excellence implies your consent to be photographed or videotaped for promotional or educational purposes. For specific questions or concerns about this notice, please contact our Public Relations Department at (321) 752-4650.


Trainings

Non-Abusive Psychological and Physical Intervention (NAPPI)

NAPPI Training is being rolled out as a required training for all foster parents. Relative /Non-Relative caregivers and group home staff are invited to attend as well. NAPPI training is intended to provide skills to caregivers for managing difficult behaviors. This training will teach Psychological i.e. verbal behavior management techniques.

REQUIRED RSVP to Monica Martin at 321-752-4650 x 3026 or monica.martin@brevardfp.org.

8/14/2018: 6:00-9:00pm, Rockledge, Central Care Center, Training Room, Initial Certification
8/21/2018: 6:00-7:30pm, Eau Gallie Board Room, Recertification
9/11/2018: 6:00-7:30pm, Rockledge, Central Care Center, Training Room, Recertification
9/25/2018: 6:00-9:00pm, Eau Gallie Board Room, Initial Certification


Online Training, Webinar Opportunities, and Resources

The Center for Advancement of Child Welfare Practice
http://centerforchildwelfare.fmhi.usf.edu/Pages/Default.aspx

Quality Parenting Initiative ‘Just in Time’ Training
www.QPIFlorida.com

National Resource Center for Permanency and Family Connections (NRCPFC)
http://www.hunter.cuny.edu/socwork/nrcfcpp/newsletters.html

National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children
http://www.nationaldec.org/


Special Events


Foster Parent Informational Session

Foster families are some of the most extraordinary people in our community—your friends and neighbors who open their hearts and homes to the many children every year who suffer abuse or neglect. Join them and give a child a safe play to stay. Take an active role in their life and contribute to their health and well-being each day with guidance and support.

Interested in learning more?

Join us for an informational session and get answers to all of your questions from professionals in the field like, foster parents, adoptive parents, licensing and adoption experts.


Foster Parent Informational Sessions are held twice a month at either our Central Care Center in Rockledge or our South Care Center in Palm Bay from 6:00—7:30 p.m. Quarterly Foster Parent Informational Sessions are held four times a year at the Titusville Civic Center from either 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. or 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.  Please call for  more information about the quarterly sessions.

Rockledge: 4050 Riomar Drive, suite 120, Rockledge, FL 32955
Palm Bay: 1591 Robert J. Conlan Blvd; Suite 128, Palm Bay, FL 32908
Titusville: Civic Center – 4220 S. Hopkins Avenue, Titusville, FL 32780


For additional information or to RSVP, please contact (321) 752-4650 ext. 3031 or foster@brevardfp.org.

CLICK HERE for Full Foster Parent Informational Session Schedule 2018-2019

Americans with Disabilities (ADA) Accessibility
If you require special accommodations to participate in any Brevard Family Partnership meeting or event, please call Debbie Davidson-Cook, Chief Compliance and Utilization Officer at (321) 752-4650 ext. 3064 at least seven days prior to the date of the activity.

CLICK HERE to view our Meeting Accessibility Instructions and ADA Compliance for special accommodations.