Never Too Old for Family By Rita L. Soronen, president & CEO Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption PDF AVAILABLE HERE: Never Too Old for Family “Home is where one starts from.” These are simple words from a poem by T.S. Eliot. For most of us, home and family are a given and, at times, something … Continue reading Never Too Old for Family (Guest Post)
December 5, 2018 GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING | PARTNER NEWS By Ashley Lombardo, Communications and Social Media Specialist, Family Support Services of Northeast Florida To support a person’s well-being means addressing their physical, mental and emotional health. Family Support Services of North Florida (FSSNF), one of more than 70 United Way-funded partners, is a leading agency for … Continue reading FSSNF and United Way Combat Childhood Diabetes!
A free educational program for parents, caregivers, social services professionals and the general public. The series provides beneficial information and networking opportunities for everyone involved with helping parents and raising children. Wednesday, January 16 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Networking and Continental Breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Jacksonville Sheriff's Office Special Assault’s Unit Overview Speaker: … Continue reading Breakfast Learning Series (BLS) January 16
Angels are coming! Be An Angel is dedicated to the memory of Roberta Zipperer, a 30-year child well-being advocate who started the program in 2013 to ensure that older children in foster care receive gifts during the holiday season. Typical toy drives meet the needs of much younger children, and youth in foster care ages … Continue reading Be an Angel to a Youth in Foster Care this Christmas!
Saturday, November 3, 2018 Registration: 9:00 a.m. Training: 10:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m. Lunch: 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. Schultz Center 4019 Boulevard Center Dr. Jacksonville, FL 32207 NOTE: CAREGIVERS MUST BE IN ATTENDANCE AT TRAINING. NO DROP OFF OF CHILDREN ALLOWED.
JOIN US AT THE ANNUAL FSS Holiday Party - Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens Great Lawn Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m FSS foster, kinship and adoptive families are welcome to bring all children living in their household. Admission includes a full day at the zoo, so we encourage you … Continue reading JOIN US AT THE ANNUAL FSS Holiday Party – FSS foster, kinship and adoptive families are welcome
Wednesday, October 17th 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Schell-Sweet Community Resource Center 1697 Kings Road, Jacksonville, FL 32209 (on the campus of Edward Waters College) Networking and Continental Breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Guest Speaker: Dr. Diana Greene, Duval County Public Schools (DCPS) Superintendent This series, featuring Duval County's Superintendent, will inform attendees about Duval County Public … Continue reading Breakfast Learning Series (BLS) Jacksonville October 17!
Tuesday, October 23rd 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at FSS Nassau County Office 96016 Lofton Square Court Yulee, FL 32097 – In the Lofton Square shopping center at State Road 200 and Amelia Concourse. Networking and Continental Breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Guest Speaker: Kimberly Law, BS, MA, MS - Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern - Community Action … Continue reading Breakfast Learning Series (BLS) Nassau
Tuesday, September 25th 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at FSS Nassau County Office 96016 Lofton Square Court Yulee, FL 32097 - In the Lofton Square shopping center at State Road 200 and Amelia Concourse. Networking and Continental Breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Guest Speaker: Emma E. Slier, BSW, Azalea Project Prevention Director Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Prevention Workshop The … Continue reading Breakfast Learning Series (BLS) Nassau September 25th!