Posts Tagged ‘DCF’

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    DCF Renews Commitment to Serving Florida’s Vulnerable

    Aug 7, 15 • 138 Views • Children & Family, GovernmentComments Off on DCF Renews Commitment to Serving Florida’s Vulnerable

    TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) starts the state fiscal year with renewed commitment to its mission. The department has undertaken an agency-wide review of each program area and identified four core competencies that...

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    DCF Offers Parents Tips For a Safe Holiday Weekend Around Water

    Jul 2, 15 • 175 Views • Children & Family, Government, HolidayComments Off on DCF Offers Parents Tips For a Safe Holiday Weekend Around Water

    Summer resources and information available to families at MyFLFamilies.com TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) is reminding parents to take extra precautions to keep their children safe during the busy holiday weekend. “As...

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    DCF Celebrates World Refugee Day

    Jun 19, 15 • 181 Views • Children & FamilyComments Off on DCF Celebrates World Refugee Day

    TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) will join communities, refugees and their families and supporters throughout Florida in celebration of World Refugee Day, held every year on June 20. “They are fellow human beings in...

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    On World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, DCF Secretary Carroll Urges Floridians to Help Fight Abuse

    Jun 15, 15 • 187 Views • Children & FamilyComments Off on On World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, DCF Secretary Carroll Urges Floridians to Help Fight Abuse

    TALLAHASSEE – Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) Secretary Mike Carroll said World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, held every year on June 15, serves as an important reminder to Floridians that they can help fight elder abuse by taking time to...

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    DCF Prepares for 2015 Hurricane Season with Food for Florida Exercise

    Jun 10, 15 • 243 Views • Children & Family, Hurricane Preparedness, WeatherComments Off on DCF Prepares for 2015 Hurricane Season with Food for Florida Exercise

    TALLAHASSEE— The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) began a two-day disaster exercise of the Food for Florida program today in Miami. More than 150 employees will participate in the exercise to test equipment and ensure the department is...

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    DCF Offers Parents Tips For a Safe Summer

    May 26, 15 • 149 Views • Children & FamilyComments Off on DCF Offers Parents Tips For a Safe Summer

    Summer resources and information available to families at MyFLFamilies.com TALLAHASSEE – The school year is coming to a close and the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) is reminding parents to take extra precautions to keep their children...

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    DCF Joins Communities Across Florida to Promote Water Safety Day

    May 15, 15 • 158 Views • Children & FamilyComments Off on DCF Joins Communities Across Florida to Promote Water Safety Day

    May 15 is International #WaterSafety Day TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) today joined communities across Florida for International Water Safety Day, which aims to educate people on the importance of learning basic water...

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    DCF and DEP Partner to Provide State Park Passes to Foster Families

    May 4, 15 • 170 Views • Children & FamilyComments Off on DCF and DEP Partner to Provide State Park Passes to Foster Families

    DCF and DEP Partner to Provide State Park Passes to Foster Families Passes for 15,000 foster families to enjoy Florida’s outdoors during National Foster Care Month TALLAHASSEE—The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF), together with its...

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    Summer Camp Registration Open on MyFLFamilies.com

    Apr 30, 15 • 141 Views • Children & FamilyComments Off on Summer Camp Registration Open on MyFLFamilies.com

    Summer Camp operators can register and submit background screening on DCF website TALLAHASSEE – Summer camp season is quickly approaching, and the Department of Children and Families (DCF) wants to remind summer camp owners and operators to register on the...

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    DCF Launches Water Safety for Kids Campaign

    Apr 29, 15 • 212 Views • Children & Family, Homepg SliderComments Off on DCF Launches Water Safety for Kids Campaign

    Campaign educates children on safe swimming practices TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF), along with various community partners, today launched its Water Safety for Kids Campaign at the Children’s Safety Village in...