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Children’s Legal Services – Circuit 6 (State Attorney)

Karen Hill Managing Attorney / Assistant State Attorney Office of Bernie McCabe, State Attorney P.O. Box 5028 Clearwater, Fl 33758 Office: (727) 464-6221

Childrens Network of Hillsborough

Community Based Care Lead Agency for Judicial Circuit 13, Hillsborough County. 9393 N. Fl. Ave., Suite #1100, Tampa, FL 33612, (813) 225-1105 childrensnetworkhillsborough.org

Children’s Network of SW Florida

Community Based Care Lead Agency for: Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee counties. (All of Judicial Circuit 20.) Contact: Nadereh Salim, CEO, nsalim@cnswfl.org, 2232 Altamont Ave., Fort Myers, FL 33901, (239) 226-1524 http://www.childnetswfl.org

Safe Children Coalition

Community Based Care Lead Agency for: DeSoto, Manatee and Sarasota counties. (All of Judicial Circuit 12) Contact: Brena Slater, CEO bslater@sccfl.org Kathleen Cowan, VP of Community Based Care, KCowan@sccfl.or 1500 Independence Blvd. Suite 210 Sarasota, FL 34239 (941) 371-4799, Ext 190

Family Support Services (C6)

Community Based Care Lead Agency for Pasco and Pinellas counties. (Serving all of Judicial Circuit 6.) FSS also operates in Circuit 4 as the CBC for Duval (Jacksonville) and Nassau counties. Contacts: TBD 8550 Ulmerton Rd., Suite 130, Largo, FL 33771, (727)

Okeechobee County Foster & Adoptive Parent Association

Jerra Nicol Wisecup, Licensing and Caregiver Support Specialist Communities Connected for Kids 1860 SW Fountainview Blvd, Suite 200, Port St Lucie, FL 34986 Office: (772)249-3188

Hillsborough County Family Partnership Alliance

Meets first Saturday of each month Kimberly Hernandez, President 813.209.0504 kimh@hcfpa.org www.hcfpa.org (This is the Foster & Adoptive Parent Association for Hillsborough, they no longer have that in their name as they have expanded their scope.)

Manatee County Foster and Adoptive Parent Association

President: Michele Connizzo Vice President: Cindy Spray Secretary: Kelly Lipp Treasurer: Vacant Membership: Kimberlee Peralta Sarasota County Liaison: Ronda Banks DeSoto County Liaison: Vacant. Montly Meetings/Trainings are held the first Thursday of each month at 7pm via Zoom. Visit http://www.manateecountyfapa.com or http://www.facebook.com/manateecountyfapa for more information

Pinellas County Foster & Adoptive Parent Association

7 p.m. On zoom till further notice 2022 Board Veronica Harden-Franklin, President, president@pcfapa.org Dora Starling , Vice President, vp@pcfapa.org Melissa Dulos  Secretary, secretary@pcfapa.org Kristin Woodward, Treasurer, treasurer@pcfapa.org Tan Tanisha Mitchell Membership, membership@pcfapa.org Kristin Otis, Sergeant at Arms, SAA@pcfapa.org

Pasco County Foster Adoptive Parent Association

Christina Morris, President www.pascofapa.com www.facebook.com/groups/PascoFAPA/ president@pascofapa.com Monthly Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of every month at Calvary Chapel Worship Center, 6825 Troublecreek Road, New Port Richey, FL 34653 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.  If you need daycare,