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Guardian Ad Litem – Circuit 19

Vern Melvin, Circuit Director Nineteenth Judicial Circuit 584 NW University Blvd., Suite 600 Port St. Lucie, FL 34986 Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee, St. Lucie 772-785-5804

Children’s Legal Services – Circuit 19 (DCF)

Pilar Harris Managing Attorney 337 N. US Hwy 1 Suite A Ft. Pierce, FL 34990 Office: (772) 595-1357 E-mail:

Communities Connected for Kids

Community Based Care Lead Agency for Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St. Lucie counties. (All of Judicial Circuit 19.) Contact: Carol DeLoach, Executive Director,, 10570 S Federal Hwy, Suite 300, Port St. Lucie, FL 34952, (772) 873-7800

St. Lucie County Foster Parent Association

Mark Young, President 772-579-7576 Mariel Zen, Vice President Meetings are still the second Monday of every month at the Port Saint Lucie Community Center.

Martin County Foster/Adoptive Parent Association

Ericah Brinson, President 772-233-1409

Indian River County Foster Parent Association

Debra Wesley, President & Mentor 772.567.5708