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Welfare Of Children
Every hour of every day, a terrified child relies on the wisdom, decisions and dedication of a child welfare professional. That dedication is often what makes the difference.
The people who choose a career in child welfare work in a daunting field with incredible challenges, but they refuse to give up. They know vulnerable, hurting, frightened children depend on them. And so they persevere.
Though it is my honor to recognize and advocate for these professionals every day, I was especially happy to do so on May 11, which was Child Welfare Professionals Recognition Day, when the state pays tribute to Florida’s unsung heroes. Read More...