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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

Foster Parents find creative ways to keep kids busy at home

Foster Parents Jason and Ashley Robertson find creative ways to keep the kids busy at home during the COVID-19 Outbreak. Read More > https://fliphtml5.com/ndtj/meck...

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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Announcements

Two Brevard County Youth Recognized for their Work as Leaders in Brevard Leadership Youth Council

MELBOURNE, FL – 09/04/2020 Two Brevard County youth are making a local impact by giving a voice to those in the system of care. Recognized with an Outstanding Youth Award, the President and Vice President of the Youth Leadership Council are recognized during the Florida Coalition for Children’s virtual award ceremony. Read more about this…
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Two Brevard County Youth Receive Outstanding Youth Awards at Statewide Awards Ceremony for their Advocacy for Youth in Foster Care

MELBOURNE, FL – 08/18/2020 The Florida Coalition for Children (FCC) recognized two Brevard County Youth as recipients of the Outstanding Youth Award for their dedication to improving the lives of youth in foster care.  John Watson and Rayla James, who serve as President and Vice President of the Brevard County Youth Leadership Council, received their…
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BFP Celebrates graduates with a car parade for high school seniors in foster care.


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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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