Florida's Center for Child Welfare at USF

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Florida’s Center for Child Welfare at USF


April 27, 2016

Reminder: QPI Webinar this Friday,  4/29

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QPI Webinar: Financial Safety: Protecting Youth from Frauds and Scams. April 29, 10:00AM-11:30AM (EST)/9:00AM-10:30AM (CST)


Join us for this Quality Parenting Initiative webinar presented by Savannah Sullivan and Denishia Sword, Florida Department of Financial Services. This presentation will cover many of the financial frauds and scams to which foster youth can be particularly vulnerable. We will discuss what to look for to identify a scam, how to protect oneself and how to talk to your youth about frauds and scams. The talk will also cover the importance of protecting and policing one’s identity.


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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




CFSR Tools added to Quality Assurance Toolbox, accessible through the Results Oriented Accountability menu item:


·         How to Pull Placement History

·         Scheduling Tips and Checklist Case Management Prep

·         Confidentiality Statement

·         CFSR Pre-Review Case Face Sheet & Interview Schedule

·         CFSR Logistics for Reviewers

·         Conflict of Interest Statement

·         Case Elimination Worksheet

·         Issue Resolution Log



Upcoming Training Events and Conferences





Webinar: What Advocates Need to Know About Batterer Intervention Programs. Friday, April 29, 12:00PM – 1:00PM (EST) / 11:00PM- 12:00PM (CST)

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Conference:  The 2016 GAL Disabilities Training Conference. April 28-29, Orlando.

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Webinar: National Foster Care Month: Implementing Parent Partner Programs and Supporting Reunification. May 4, 2:00PM – 3:30PM (EST) / 1:00PM- 2:30PM (CST)

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