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.
Don't miss this great event on Wednesday, April 18, 2018. This is a free program for the general public!
Breakfast Learning Series (BLS) occurs every month and is a free program for the general public.
One of our many generous community partners, the Young Lawyer's Section (YLS) of the Jacksonville Bar Association, was in the news this week. This organization of Jacksonville attorney, 35 years old or younger or attorneys who have been in practice fewer than five years, does great things for this community, and especially through its partnership with … Continue reading Jacksonville young lawyers brighten holidays for children in foster care
FSS is the newest agency to introduce Shared Family Care, a program helping new mothers in recovery and their substance-exposed newborn find stability, emotional support and strong family role models. Ideal candidates will have a safe and furnished home with a separate sleeping area for the parent(s) and room for a crib; be willing to … Continue reading Shared Family Care
Family Support Services is proud to provide many services to our community including licensing and monitoring foster homes, finding adoptive families for children in care, working with teens to prepare them for adulthood and assisting with preventative services and counseling that help keep children in their homes with their families. Because we follow a community-based … Continue reading Who are our partners?
Family Support Services of North Florida (FSS) is the lead non–profit agency for foster care, adoption and family preservation in Duval and Nassau counties. Through community-based care, FSS provides services and programs to help prevent child abuse and neglect, to promote a healthy family environment and to care for our community’s children in foster care. … Continue reading What is FSS?
Family Support Services of North Florida is the leading community-based care agency for foster care, adoption and family preservation in Duval and Nassau counties. Through our partnership with the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF), we are proud to deliver services to children and families in a community-based care format. In other words, what’s … Continue reading What is community-based care?
Halloween can serve up plenty of frights, but there are ways to minimize scares and maximize fun, according to Loyola Medicine pediatrician Teresa Jensen, MD. "Halloween is always a fun holiday for kids, but there are some things parents need to be aware of to make sure it stays enjoyable for everyone," said Dr. Jensen, a … Continue reading Keep your children and families safe on Halloween with these tips