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Press Releases

Grant Helps Brevard Family Partnership Assist More Families With Mental Health Issues

Melbourne, FL – 10/13/2020 Through a partnership with Brevard Family Partnership, Brevard County is creating the Brevard Behavioral Health Expansion (BBHE) Project funded by a grant from The Substance Abuse Mental Health Service Administration of the Federal Government. Money awarded from the $4M grant expands behavioral health services in the county using evidence-based treatment and…
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Brevard County Government/Brevard Family Partnership Team Up On Behavioral Health Project

Contact: Tracy Pellegrino National Center for Innovation and Excellence 2301 W. Eau Gallie Blvd., Ste. 104 Melbourne, FL  32935 Phone: 321-752-4650 tracy.pellegrino@ncfie.org BREVARD COUNTY, FL. 09/18/2020 – Brevard County Housing and Human Services Department is working with Brevard Family Partnership, Inc. to create the Brevard Behavioral Health Expansion project. The project, which kicks off Oct.…
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Part II of Hometown News’ Article on Youth Advocacy in our System of Care

MELBOURNE, FL – 09/11/2020 Two young adults were honored with Outstanding Youth Awards for their advocacy efforts in the foster care system. John Watson and Rayla James have been working with Brevard Family Partnership under its Brevard Youth Leadership Council to make positive changes and raise the voices of youth in the foster care system…
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Announcements

Brevard Family Partnership, Truth Revealed International Ministries of Palm Bay partner in Open Table pilot project

Brevard Family Partnership, long known for its work in foster care as the lead child–welfare agency in the county, has formed a unique partnership with Truth Revealed International Ministries of Palm Bay, an organization also known for its community outreach endeavors. The two entities, leading by example, are hoping faith–based organizations in the region will…
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A New Year, A Meaningful Gift

Melbourne, FL – 1/5/21 Brevard Family Partnership started 2021 off with a great celebration as Mike and Brenna Hoffman of Florida Bulb and Ballast donated a 2006 Lexus to Gabby, a young adult exiting foster care at the age of 18. The car was donated through Brevard Family Partnership’s Road to Autonomy Car Loan Program…
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Brevard Government and Brevard Family Partnership Team up to Expand System of Care for Youth

Melbourne, FL – 10/14/2020 Local government and Brevard Family Partnership are working together in the Brevard Behavioral Health Expansion project. The project provides services to children and youth ages 5 to 21 with severe emotional disturbances, as well as providing support to families. The four-year program is funded with a $4 million federal grant and…
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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. Director of Public Affairs
(321) 752-4650 ext. 3062
James.Carlson@brevardfp.org


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