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Press Releases

BFP Receives Grant – Foster Youth to Get Help Obtaining HS Diplomas

Brevard Family Partnership Receives Grant from Community Foundation of Brevard – Funding to help children aging out of foster care obtain high school diplomas MELBOURNE, FL – Brevard Family Partnership (BFP) has been awarded a grant from the Community Foundation of Brevard to provide supplemental educational services to youth who have aged out of foster care so…
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CBC of Brevard Changes Name to Brevard Family Partnership

CBC of Brevard changes name to Brevard Family Partnership MELBOURNE, FL – In an effort to better communicate its mission and promote its scope of community impact and outreach to the children and families residing within Brevard County, Community Based Care of Brevard, Brevard County’s lead child welfare agency has changed its public brand name…
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CBC of Brevard named one of America’s best adoption-friendly workplaces

CBC of Brevard named one of America’s best adoption-friendly workplaces MELBOURNE, FL – Community Based Care of Brevard, Brevard County’s lead child welfare agency announced it ranked sixth nationally, in the top 100 small employee group businesses (1-100 employees) on the Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces in America list, recently released by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.…
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Announcements

February 2015 E-News: Message from the CEO

Dear Friends, As we commemorate the rich history of African Americans throughout the month of February, I invite you to recognize the accomplishments of our colleagues and friends who serve as amazing African American leaders. These are the leaders among us who have made a meaningful difference in the lives of Brevard’s children. While our…
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Foster Parent Highlight: Becky Armstrong

Becky Armstrong has been a foster parent with Devereux for 5 years. Ms. Armstrong has always had a love for being around children and decided to become a foster parent out of this love for kids.  Becky has one biological child of her own but also raised a niece and step-sons. Becky explains that she…
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Leyla’s Adoption Story

By the time Leyla entered the dependency system in October 2012 she had endured so much.  She was sad and felt lost. As a result she became completely resistant to idea of being adopted. She didn’t want to be hurt by a family again and planned instead to remain in her foster home placement until…
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Media Resources

Brevard Family Partnership staff are available to provide members of the media with information and immediate assistance.  In order of appearance, please call:

James (Jim) Carlson, Interim CEO
(321) 752-4650 ext. 3062
James.Carlson@brevardfp.org

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