Hope 4 Kids FAPA

Fernando Gonzalez, President Email: fgonzalez@h4kids.org 305-218-5175 Founded in 2019 Meet in Christ Fellowship Church (via zoom during the pandemic) South Miami Dade County, Second Saturday of the month.

Miami Dade/Monroe Counties Kinship Parent’s Association

Date:  1st Saturday of every month Time:  10 am – noon Membership $20 per year Meeting Location: South Dade Regional Library, 10750 SW 211 Street, Cutler Bay Mailing Address: 22315 SW 108th Avenue, Miami, Florida 33170 President Lucille Howard, maxandtherockaremine@gmail.com Association Email: mdmckpa74@gmail.com

Guardian Ad Litem – Circuit 11

Jessica Allen, Circuit Director Eleventh Judicial Circuit Children’s Courthouse 155 NW 3rd Street, 6th Floor Miami, FL 33128 Miami-Dade 305-679-2222

Children’s Legal Services – Circuit 11 (DCF)

Christy Lopez-Acevedo, Esq. Managing Attorney 401 NW 2nd Avenue Suite 526 South Miami, Florida 33128 Office: (786) 257-5034 Cell: (305) 377-5278 Email: Christine_Lopez-Acevedo@dcf.state.fl.us (Also covers Circuit 16)

Citrus Family Care Network (C11-Miami-Dade)

Community Based Care Lead Agency for Miami-Dade & Monroe counties. (All of Judicial Circuits 11 & 16) Contact: Esther Jacobo, Esq. ejacobo@citrusfcn.com  401 N.W. 2nd Ave., South Tower, 10th Floor, Miami, FL 33128, 305-789-7678 http://citrusfcn.com

South Florida Foster & Adoptive Parent Association

Denise Sasiain, President info@sffapa.org 786.281.7720website:  https://sffapa.org Facebook: facebook.com/SouthFloridaFAPA SFFAPA meets every 1st or 2nd Saturday of each month. Call for upcoming meeting locations. SFFAPA provides a variety of program services:  Monthly Workshops (for in-service training hours) w/ complimentary childcare provided, Peer Advocate Support Services for both newly licensed families as well as Continued Support Services for Foster families encountering challenges, Post-adoption Support, A clothing closet for foster & adoptive children, monthly teen meetings, Complimentary Event Tickets to Sports Games, Museums, Parks, etc., and Fun Activities throughout the calendar year (Back To School Bonanza, Holiday Parties, Spring Fling, Summer Outings Field Days, etc.)