Florida's Center for Child Welfare at USF

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Florida’s Center for Child Welfare at USF


November 12, 2015

November is National Adoption Month

Tell Us How We’re Doing!

National Adoption Month is a time to celebrate families who open their homes and hearts to children available for adoption as well as an opportunity to introduce many of the children who are available for adoption through Florida’s Child Welfare System.


·         Click Here  to Explore Adoption and discover local National Adoption Month events and other resources


Additional Adoption Resources are available on Florida’s Center For Child Welfare:

·         Adoptive Parent Resources

·         Adoptions Publications

The Center is continuously striving to better serve your needs. Reflecting on your personal experience using the Center’s Web Services, please respond to our monthly survey.


Click here to begin November’s Survey.


Recently Added Resources


Florida Title IV-E Initial Design and Implementation Report (Rev. 10/2015)



Florida Title IV-E Waiver Demonstration Project Semi-Annual Report #2 (10/29/2015)


Going Beyond Recruitment for Older Youth – Increasing Your System’s Capacity (NRCAdoption, 2015)


Using Integrated Recruitment and Support to Build a Strong Pool of Foster, Adoptive, and Kinship Families (NRCDR, 2015)

Newly Posted Online Training




Serving and Protecting Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)


Developmentally Critical Factors in the Child Welfare System (Informational Only)

Upcoming Training Events and Conferences





Webinar: The Demand Side: Traffickers, Buyers, & Gangs

Thursday November 12, 1-2:30PM (Eastern)

Click Here for  additional information and to register


Webinar: Identifying Substance Use as a Risk Factor in Child Welfare Cases and Understanding How to Respond. Thursday, November  12, 1:00PM - 3:30PM (Eastern)

Click Here for additional information and to register



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