Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Event Category

Cost ($)

Tags

Venues

Organizers

Day

Time

Country

City

State/Province

Featured Events

Person submitting event

Contact info for submitter:

Distance

Reset Filters

Past Events

Events List Navigation

August 2017

2017 Child Protection Summit

Aug 29, 2017 - Aug 31, 2017
JW Marriott Grande Lakes Orlando, 4040 Central Florida Pkwy
Orlando, FL 32837 United States

The Florida Department of Children and Families is pleased to announce the 2017 Child Protection Summit. This year marks the Summit’s 20th year anniversary.  Originally known as the Dependency Court Improvement Summit, over the past 20 years, the annual training conference has continued to emphasize the importance of bringing together child welfare professionals and related partners to share and exchange best practices while enhancing collaborations across professions. The Summit offers an extraordinary program of current and relevant training topics to…

Find out more »

FSFAPA Quarterly Meeting at DCF Summit

Aug 30, 2017 @ 11:15 am - 12:30 pm
JW Marriott Grande Lakes Orlando, 4040 Central Florida Pkwy
Orlando, FL 32837 United States
+ Google Map

Florida State Foster Adoptive Parent Association will hold our quarterly meeting at the DCF Summit on August 30.  The meeting will be held during the "bag lunch" break in the event's regular schedule. The meeting will be held in Cataluna 1 & 2 at the JW Marriott Grand Lakes. An agenda will be posted here, please check back.

Find out more »
October 2017

FSFAPA Fall Quarterly Meeting & Mini Conference (Melbourne)

Oct 14, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hilton Melbourne Rialto Place, 200 Rialto Pl,
Melbourne, FL 32901 United States
+ Google Map

Topics will be QPI, FAST - Foster Allegation Support Team plus FSFAPA quarterly meeting and elections. Hotel rate is $124/night   To register visit: http://brevardfp.org/events/fsfapa-mini-conference/

Find out more »

Superhero 5K & Family Day -Lake Worth

Oct 21, 2017 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 am
Friends of Foster Children of Palm Beach County, Inc, 4100 Okeechobee Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL 33409 United States

To register: https://runsignup.com/Race/FL/LakeWorth/superhero5kandfamilyfunday Sponsorship/Vendor Information: https://www.friendsoffosterchildren.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Superhero-5K-Fun-Run-Sponsorship-Information-Packet.2016doc.pdf The Superhero 5K Race & Fun Run/Family Day is a themed family friendly event created to raise awareness and support for foster children in our area. The 5K will be a timed race and include awards for the Male/Female Overall Winners, Male/Female Master Winners & Male/Female Grand Master Winners. In addition Age Group Awards will be given to the top 3 Male/Female in each 5 year age group. Everyone will receive a custom finisher’s…

Find out more »

Superhero 5k & Family Fun Day

Oct 21, 2017 @ 6:30 am - 12:00 pm
John Prince Park Center Pavilion, 2700 6th Avenue South
Lake Worth, FL 33460 United States
$30.00

Please join us for the annual Superhero 5K & Family Fun Day on October 21 at John Prince Park in Lake Worth. 5k run/walk registration is $30 includes T-shirt and finisher medal! Free Kids fun run and kids activities including bounce house, face painting, and coloring! For those who don't run, we have a $5 pancake breakfast overlooking the lake. For more information please contact alana@friendsoffosterchildren.com

Find out more »
December 2017

Rally in Tally – Florida Capitol

Dec 4, 2017 - Dec 6, 2017
Capitol Courtyard Tallahassee, FL United States + Google Map

Annual "Rally in Tally" to raise awareness of childrens' issues with the Florida Legislature. Will be updated with he 2017 event info as it becomes available.

Find out more »

Broward FAPA Meeting

Dec 26, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Plantation Community Church, 6501 West Broward Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33317 United States

Join us at 6:30 PM Plantation Community Church 6501 West Broward Blvd near the Broward mall. Contact INFO@BrowardFAPA.org for more information

Find out more »
January 2018

Children’s Week at the Florida Capitol

Jan 21 - Jan 26
Florida Capitol/Legislature Tallahassee, FL United States + Google Map

Hanging of the Hands Sunday, January 21, 2018 • 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Join advocates and volunteers from across the state at our hallmark event "Hanging of the Hands" and assist in hanging hand artwork throughout the Capitol Rotunda. The hands show decision makers a visual representation of the vast number of children their decisions affect! Click here to volunteer. Real Talk Town Hall on Education Equality Monday, January 22 • 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. What are local and state…

Find out more »

Adoptive Parent Training (Jacksonville)

Jan 27 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Lexington Hotel & Conference Center, 1515 Prudential Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32207 United States
+ Google Map
$50

DOWNLOAD EVENT FLIER Scholarships & limited childcare available for Adoptive Parents For more information call Florida’s Adoption Information Center 1-800-962-3678   Educational Opportunity for Adoptive Parents: Saturday, January 27, 2018 8:30 to 9:00 a.m. Registration 9:00 to 9:15 a.m. Welcome—Bob Rooks, Director, Florida’s Adoption Information Center 9:15 to 10:30 a.m. Presentation—The Teenage Brain What Parents need to know—Sue Badeau 10:30 to 10:45 a.m. Break 10:45 to 12:00 p.m. Presentation—the ABC’s of Invisible Special Needs—-Sue Badeau 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Lunch--Provided 1:00 to 2:45 p.m. Presentation— Painting…

Find out more »
March 2018

FSFAPA Spring Mini Conference & Quarterly Meeting (Mar. 3, Gainesville)

Mar 3
Best Western Gateway Grand, 4200 NW 97th Blvd
Gainesville, FL 32606 United States
+ Google Map
$8

FSFAPA Quarterly Mini Conference Mini Conference w_bkgrd Hosted by Alachua County Foster and Adoptive Parent Association March 3, 2018 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Gainesville, Florida Best Western Gateway Grand (Room Rate $69) Download the conference flier Registration: $8 per adult (will cover lunch)   Presentations: 10am - Welcome and Introductions 1030am - Coleen LaCosta - Life in the FAST lane 1115am - Stephen Pennypacker - Legislative Impact 2018 1230pm - FSFAPA Meeting 1pm - Patricia Medlock -  System Updates 1:45pm…

Find out more »

Shamrocks for a Cause – Benefit for LSF Guardianship Program (Sarasota)

Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Enjoy live entertainment, meet new friends and sip on our signature cocktail, "The Lucky Leprechaun." Admission to the event is $10 in advance or $15 at the door. All proceeds go to Lutheran Services of Florida to provide guardianship and advocacy for those who cannot care for themselves. With admission, you'll receive one free drink and complimentary chef-prepared hors d'oeurvres. Cash bar will be open, along with raffle tickets for purchase for our 50/50 and raffle baskets. Come celebrates St.…

Find out more »

KD Loop the Lake 2018 (Polk)

Mar 17 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Loop the Lake is a 5K race and fun walk hosted by Kappa Delta Sorority at Florida Southern College each year! All the proceeds go directly to preventing child abuse in America through a local organization called Heartland for Children! Come out with your whole family to have a blast and support a great cause! This year's theme is St. Patty's Day! Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/loop-the-lake-5k-2018-benefiting-heartland-for-children-tickets-39782978961

Find out more »

PSF’s Amazing Give Kick-Off Party (Alachua)

Mar 21 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

We’re counting down the days to March 21-22 and The Amazing Give! What is the Amazing Give? It's an online giving day just for Alachua County non-profits like us. It's an opportunity for you to make a big impact on local children in foster care by helping meet their basic emotional needs. We need your help to make this day a success, not just for us as an agency, but for the kids and teens we serve. So come join…

Find out more »

CAPTF of Brevard Kick-Off Event at Squid Lips Overwater Grill

Mar 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join the Child Abuse Prevention Task Force and member agencies at Squid Lips Overwater Grill on Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 5:00-8:00 pm. The evening will feature a dine-in event, proclamation reading, children’s activities and boat regatta. 4% of the dinner proceeds will go to child abuse prevention efforts throughout Brevard County.

Find out more »

Community Champion Dinner Honoring John Hayt (Duval)

Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Daniel is proud to honor John Hayt as the 2018 Community Champion for his enduring commitment to philanthropy in the Jacksonville community. Special guest Hurley Haywood will speak on his decorated racing career and help us honor John. Please join us for an unforgettable event with dinner, drinks, special guests and a few surprises on March 25, 2018 6-10pm at Timuquana Country Club.

Find out more »
May 2018

Casino Royale – Vegas, Baby! (Ocala)

May 4 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

BE AN AGENT OF CHANGE FOR CHILDREN IN NEED Enjoy an evening of thrilling casino action benefiting abused and neglected children in our community! Centered around a Vintage Vegas theme, this lavish affair will draw attention from affluent Ocala residents and local media. If you'd like to avoid the Event Brite processing fees and pay with cash or check, please contact Nicole Pulcini Mason at Nicole.PulciniMason@KidsCentralinc.org . Learn more Exciting Casino Games Texas Hold ’Em, Roulette Craps, Blackjack & Slot-Style…

Find out more »
June 2018

20th Annual Family Cafe

Jun 15 - Jun 17
Hyatt Regency Orlando, 9801 International Dr
Orlando, FL 32819 United States
+ Google Map

The Annual Family Cafe is the largest statewide cross-disability event in the nation, and there is no registration fee for attendees with disabilities and their families. You won't be able to find all of the information, resources, and networking opportunities that we bring together anywhere else. So why not join us? Getting registered is easy. Just visit https://www.familycafe.net/20th-annual-family-cafe and complete the online form. The Family Cafe offers financial assistance in the form of free hotel accommodation to a limited number…

Find out more »

2018 NFPA National and FSFAPA Annual Education State Conference

Jun 28 - Jul 1
Caribe Royale Orlando, 8101 World Center Dr
Orlando, FL 32821 United States
+ Google Map

Conference Schedule Released: CLICK HERE Download new conference flyer: CLICK HERE The National Foster Parent Association and Florida State Foster Adoptive Parent Association are proud to announce that they will be combining forces in Orlando in 2018!  They will hold a JOINT conference for foster parents at the Caribe Royal Orlando, June 28-July 1, 2018. (The two organizations previously combined conferences in 2014 at this same location.) CONFERENCE REGISTRATION Registration opens March 15. Childcare, tween and NextGen activities available. Florida…

Find out more »
July 2018

Miami Dade/Monroe Counties Kinship Parent’s Association

Jul 7 @ 8:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month 1st Saturday
Unnamed Venue Fernandina Beach, FL United States
20.00$

Kinship and adoption community meetings for parents and caregivers of adopted and Kinship ( Grandparents as parents, Relative Caregivers ) at the South Dade Regional Library 10750 SW 211 Street, Cutler Bay, Florida 33189, 2nd floor, auditorium. The 1st Saturday of each month. Higher education: career explorations 4-H Club/ The SHARKS Scholarships and grants assistance  

Find out more »

Psychotropic Medications Training (Webinar)

Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 7, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Jun 13, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Jun 13, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Jul 9, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Jul 9, 2018 at 1:00pm

Psychotropic Medications Training, with Dr. William Holmes MD.  Hosted by Dr. Chad Sedam. Participants will need to register for the live webinar event via the below registration link.  From the registration link, there is a drop down box, which will allow FAPA members to register for the specific date and time frame that meets their availability.  Please type FAPA into the section that asks for your organization/agency.  The course is 1 hour, but in the registration it is shown as…

Find out more »
+ Export Events