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Thrive Support Group for Adoptive and Foster Parents

Run by Haley Long – thrivegainesville@gmail.com Meet First Wednesday of each month at Green House Church

Guardian Ad Litem – Circuit 8

Angela Armstrong, Circuit Director Eighth Judicial Circuit 14 S. Main Street, Suite A Gainesville, Florida 32601 Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy, Union 352-374-3656

Partnership for Strong Families (C8)

Community Based Care Lead Agency for: Columbia, Dixie, Hamilton, Lafayette, Madison, Suwannee, Taylor, Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy and Union counties. (All of Judicial Circuits 3 & 8.) Contact: Stephen Pennypacker, CEO/President, Stephen.pennypacker@pfsf.org, 5950 NW 1st Place, Gainesville, FL 32607, (352) 359-0157, http://www.pfsf.org

Children’s Legal Services – Circuit 8 (DCF)

Kelsey Burnette Managing Attorney 1000 NE 16th Avenue, Building G, Gainesville, Florida 32601 Mailing Address: 1000 NE 16th Avenue, Building J, MS 13/04, Gainesville, Florida 32601 Phone: 352-415-6158 FAX: (352) 955-6298 E-mail: Kelsey_Burnette@dcf.state.fl.us   (Also covers Circuit 3)

North Central Region RVP

Amanda Williams, contact Amanda . . .

Kids First of Levy County FAPA

Joyce Barber, President 352.528.6761 jeb1943@aol.com

Tri-County Foster Adoptive Parent Association – Dixie, Gilchrist & Levy Counties

Simon Flatt, Committee Chair 352.562.9020 simon@tcfapa.org www.tcfapa.org

Alachua County Foster Adoptive Parent Association

Monthly meetings – email to be placed on list serve President – Rebekkah Faul – faulrebekkah@gmail.com VP – Scott Coker Treasurer – Martie Gillen Secretary – Amanda Sweat At Large – Ron Locke At Large – Kristy Sutton