Florida's Center for Child Welfare at USF

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Florida’s Center for Child Welfare at USF


June 29, 2016

Don’t Miss Tomorrow’s Webinar!

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Webinar: Child Placement Agreements for Care Precautions or Behavior Management Plans. Thursday, June 30, 1:30PM (Eastern)/12:30 PM (Central)


The webinar will discuss changes to the new policy from the one being replaced (CFOP 175-88, Prevention and Placement of Child Victims and Aggressors Involved in Child-on-Child Sexual Abuse, Sexual Assault, Seduction or Exploitation in Substitute Care). The webinar will also discuss necessary local implementation activities and pilot testing of the Microsoft Word template for Child Placement Agreement. There will be an opportunity for questions and answers.


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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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Attention Trainers!

The Florida Department of Children and Families invites you to participate in a Live Web Training Event on the New Case Management Curriculum.

Webinar: Case Management Curriculum. Wednesday, July 6th. 10:00AM-12:00PM (EST)/9:00AM-11:00AM (CST).


Click Here for more information and to register

Recently Added Resources



·           DCF Memo: CFOP 170-11, Chapter 4 Child Placement Agreements and Behavior Management Plans (6/24/16)



·          DCF Memo: 2016-2017 Federal Poverty Levels Guidelines (6/21/16)




·           Supporting Foster & Adoptive Children in School (Training Video)



Upcoming Training Events and Conferences






Conference:  National Independent Living Conference.  August 23-26, Kansas City, Missouri

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Conference:  2016 Child Protection Summit.  Wednesday-Friday, September 7-9th, Orlando.


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Click Here for hotel reservation information


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