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First Coast Foster & Adoptive Parent Association Meets second Thursday of the month at 5:30-6:45 p.m. (except Summer & Holidays) Meets at Foster Closet, 730 St. Johns Bluff Road N, Jacksonville, FL 32225 Guest speaker followed by FCFAPA meeting. Please RSVP by Wednesday prior to meeting

Foster Florida Foster Florida began in November of 2015 on Orphan Sunday fueled by a passion to bring awareness to our community about the need for strong families to step into foster care, and the need for them to be

Thrive Support Group for Adoptive and Foster Parents

Run by Haley Long – Meet First Wednesday of each month at Green House Church

Columbia County FAPA

Meet Second Tuesday every other month Beverly Pope – 

Clay County Foster & Adoptive Parent Association

Tracy Watford, President,, 904-704-6012  

Volusia Foster/Adoptive Parent Association

Website: VFAPA Officers Jamie Nestrick, President Tammy Auborn, Vice-President Jessica Lewis, Secretary Alison Coslow, Treasurer

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

Guardian Ad Litem – Circuit 7

Shirley Holland, Circuit Director Seventh Judicial Circuit 250 N. Beach Street, Suite 140 Daytona Beach, Florida 32114 Flagler, Putnam, St. Johns, Volusia 386-239-7803 Website:  

Guardian Ad Litem – Circuit 4

Melinda Brown, Circuit Director Fourth Judicial Circuit 214 N. Hogan Street, 6th Floor, Suite 6400 Jacksonville, Florida 32202 Clay, Duval, Nassau Phone: 904-255-8440 Fax: 904-255-8356

Guardian Ad Litem – Circuit 3

Linda Dedge, Circuit Director Third Judicial Circuit 213 E Howard St. East Live Oak, Florida 32064 Columbia, Dixie, Hamilton, Lafayette, Madison, Suwannee, Taylor 386-364-7720 / 386-758-1170 (alternate)