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Circuit 17 Resources

Welcome to your Circuit 17 Resource Page. Here you will find various forms, tools, community resources and contacts specific to child welfare staff in Broward County. We encourage you to check back here often to view forms and resources that have been recommeded for this page by your local administrators.

Circuit 17 Key Contacts

Silvia Beebe
Circuit Community Development Administrator
FL Department of Children and Families
1400 W Commercial Blvd, Room 210c
Ft. Lauderdale, Fl 33309

Vern Melvin
Regional Managing Director
Circuits 15 & 17
111 S. Sapodilla Ave
West Palm Beach, Fl 33401
(561) 837-5078

Kim Gorshuch, MSW
Director of BSO CPIS
Child Protective Investigations Section
Broward County Sheriff’s Office
1415 W Cypress Creek Road, Suite 100
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

Larry Rein
Acting CEO, ChildNet Inc.
313 N State Road 7
Plantation, Fl 33317
(954) 414-6000

Circuit 17

Broward Sheriff's Office Forms

Training Materials