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Information and Training Resources for Child Welfare Professionals

Welcome to the Circuit 4 Resources Page.  Information found here is specific to Circuit 4 users for your convenience and easy navigation.  Below you will find access links to specific information for Clay, Duval and Nassau Counties including various forms, tools, community resources, contacts and community links. 

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Circuit 4 Key Contacts

DCF Circuit 4
Patricia Medlock, Interim Regional Managing Director
5920 Arlington Expressway,
Jacksonville, FL, 2211-0083
(904) 723-2050, Ext 12,
Fax: (904)723-2000

Bryan Hensley
Circuit Community Development Administrator
Phone: (904) 485-9563
Fax: (904) 723-5389

CBC Lead Agency Administration
(Clay County)
Kids First of Florida
Irene Toto, CEO
1726 Kingsley Ave. Suite 2
Orange Park, Fl 32073
(904) 278-5644 Ext. 2005

(Duval and Nassau County)
Family Support Services of North Florida Inc.
Lee Kaywork, CEO
1300 Riverplace Blvd, Suite 700
Jacksonville, Fl 32207
(904) 421-5800

Circuit 4 Forms

Circuit 4 Multimedia

Circuit 4 Resources

Local Resources

Circuit 4 Resources Listing (updated October 2009)
Provides local provider information for housing, food, clothing, substance abuse, mental health, and other resources for families
Boot Camp for New Dads Florida Baptist Children's Home Safe Families Brochure Foster Closet
a free resource for foster parents and relative and non-relative placements to access clothing, children's accessories, toys and children's furniture to help take care of the foster children entrusted to them.
Jacksonville Urban League Early Head Start Brochure Link to United Ways of NE Florida - 211 Parenting Classes Matrix (Feb'10) Parenting Program Brochure Ungovernable/CINS/FINS Resource Listing (Nov'10)

Automated Community Connection to Economic Self-Sufficiency (ACCESS)

ACCESS Benefits Application
Direct link to application for Food Stamps, Medicaid, and Temporary Cash Assistance
ACCESS Community Partner Listing
Search for Community Access site in your area
ACCESS Florida Home Page
General information and links for the ACCESS program

School Schedules

Clay County School Schedules Duval County School Schedule Nassau County School Schedule Schedules for all counties in Florida

Foster Care Re-Design

Foster Care Re-Design 2007-2009
Video recording of Circuit 4 training held 7/22/08. PowerPoint and additional handouts also available. (total running time 1hr, 45 min)
A Plan for a Radical Change in the FC System
PowerPoint presentation on the FC Redesign project from DCF and FSSNF

Additional Staff Resources and Information

Hearing Your Voice - A Guide to Your Dependency Court Case
Publication from the American Bar Assoc and Florida's Children First. A Guidebook for youth in the Dependency Court system.
Supervisor's Survival Guide (March 07)
From DCF North East Zone Human Resources