Florida's Center for Child Welfare at USF

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Florida’s Center for Child Welfare at USF


February 3, 2016

Save the Date:

Guardian ad Litem 2016 Disabilities Training Conference

Tell Us How We’re Doing!

The Florida Guardian ad Litem Program (GAL) invites you to the 2016 Disabilities Training Conference: A Voice Heard – 10,000 Strong, to be held April 28-29, 2016 at the JW Marriott, Grande Lakes in Orlando, FL.

Conference registration will be available in March.

Workshop Proposals for the GAL Conference are being accepted until February 19, 2016.

Click Here to submit a workshop proposal online. 


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.


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Recently Added Resources




CBC Lead Agency Operations, Adoptions and Program Contacts have been updated for the regions below. If you see any information that still needs to be updated, please contact centersupport@usf.edu

·         Suncoast Region

·         Southeast Region

·         Northeast Region

·         Northwest Region

·         Central Region



The National Youth in Transition (NYTD) Served Population Desk Reference



Just in Time Training Video: Caring for Teens in Foster Care


Upcoming Training Events and Conferences





Webinar: Family Support Services Utilization to Documentation: The Who, What, When Where and Whys. Various Dates/Times in February (Eastern)

Click Here for additional information and to register


Webinar: Testifying as an Expert in CSEC Cases. Wednesday, February  24, 2:00PM – 3:15PM (Eastern)

Click Here for additional information and to register



Call for Workshop Proposals: For the DCF Child Protection Summit.

Proposals due March 15, 2016.

Click Here for additional information and to submit a proposal





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