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Welcome to our News and Media page, where you can find information on Brevard Family Partnership’s latest happenings and media coverage.

 

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Press Releases

Mobile Response Team provides free crisis intervention

Brevard C.A.R.E.S. Mobile Response Team (MRT) provides free on-demand and on-site crisis intervention to children and families in Brevard County. The MRT addresses crises such as suicidal and homicidal behaviors, drug and alcohol abuse, and family/peer conflicts, as well as other critical situations for youth or young adults ages 25 and under. Read more in…
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Child welfare group finds way to celebrate adoptions, despite pandemic

Spectrum News 13 Adoption ceremonies are different these days. During the COVID-19 crisis, courtroom gatherings aren’t possible. However, for one Florida woman, virtual or not, she is grateful for her new daughter with a troubled past. “My life was full, but it wasn’t going to go anywhere further than my interests,” Karin Werk told Spectrum…
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Celebration of Adoption event joins 17 Brevard foster youth with their “forever families”

MELBOURNE, FL – November 22, 2019 – Brevard Family Partnership, in conjunction with the Honorable Jennifer Taylor, Guardian ad Litem Program, DCF, Family Allies, and IMPOWER, hosted a Celebration of Adoption event on November 22, 2019, to celebrate the joining of 17 Brevard County foster youth with their “forever families.” During the official, yet festive…
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Announcements

Mobile Response Team provides free crisis intervention

Brevard C.A.R.E.S. Mobile Response Team (MRT) provides free on-demand and on-site crisis intervention to children and families in Brevard County. The MRT addresses crises such as suicidal and homicidal behaviors, drug and alcohol abuse, and family/peer conflicts, as well as other critical situations for youth or young adults ages 25 and under. Read more in…
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Child welfare group finds way to celebrate adoptions, despite pandemic

Spectrum News 13 Adoption ceremonies are different these days. During the COVID-19 crisis, courtroom gatherings aren’t possible. However, for one Florida woman, virtual or not, she is grateful for her new daughter with a troubled past. “My life was full, but it wasn’t going to go anywhere further than my interests,” Karin Werk told Spectrum…
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Holiday Gift Drive 2019

Thank you to all our donors and volunteers who truly made Christmas magical for the 1500 children in Brevard County’s System of Care. There’s a lot of love in Brevard County. We couldn’t have done it without you!...


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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, Sr. Executive of Public Affairs
(321) 752-4650 ext. 3062
James.Carlson@brevardfp.org

Julie Boynton, Public Relations Manager
(321) 752-4650 ext. 3047
Julie.Boynton@brevardfp.org


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