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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

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

Children’s Legal Services – Circuit 4 (DCF)

Tricia L. Meisner, Esquire Managing Attorney 921 N. Davis St., Suite B360 Jacksonville, FL 32209 Phone: (904) 359-2541 FAX: (904) 798-4903 E-mail:

Family Support Services of North Florida, Inc.

Community Based Care Lead Agency for Duvall & Nassau counties. (One of 2 CBCs service Judicial Circuit 4.) Contact: Bob Miller, CEO,, 1300 Riverplace Blvd., Suite 700, Jacksonville FL 32207, (904) 432-2710

Greater Jacksonville Foster & Adoptive Parent Association – Duvall County

Angela Rand, President,, 904-707-8061

Northeast Florida Foster & Adoptive Parent Association – Duvall County

Lillie Blackshear, President, 904-502-7932, Betris Augusta, Vice President, 904-786-1138 Meets second Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. 2964 Thomas St., Jacksonville, FL 32254