The Florida Network 2016 Annual Meeting Recap

Last week, the Florida Network of Youth and Family Services spent three days reflecting upon a year of work, accomplishment and progress. Held in Orlando, this year’s annual meeting was a celebration of the Network and its member agencies, shelters and stakeholders. We were honored to invite back familiar faces and host guests such as…

(From L to R) Celia Bass, Stacy Gromatski, Megan Picinic, Jessica Fansler, Lauren Maldonado and Michelle Avaroma enjoy the 2016 Women Who Mean Business Annual Awards.

Florida Network CEO Receives Torchbearer Award

Congratulations to Florida Network of Youth and Family Services President and CEO Stacy Gromatski for receiving Tallahassee Woman Magazine’s 2016 Women Who Mean Business “Torchbearer” Award! Stacy’s dedication to the Florida Network and the children and families we serve is truly inspiring. We are proud to be represented by such a hard working and influential…

Florida Network Annual Meeting – May 25 – 27, 2016

The Florida Network of Youth and Family Services’ Annual Meeting commences May 25 – 27 at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld in Orlando. During this three-day conference all member agencies, executives partners, and board members are invited to network with colleagues, celebrate accomplishments and learn from the works of others to continue improving the lives…

Mental Health Month

Everyone experiences emotional ups and downs from life’s daily challenges. Mental health conditions, however, go beyond these reactions and become something long lasting and almost uncontrollable. With proper treatment and understanding, individuals can realize their full potential, cope with the stresses of life, work productively and make meaningful contributions to society. Understanding mental health is…

A Letter to Social Workers

To the more than 80 Florida Network social workers (and the more than 600,000 in the U.S.), Each day social workers, along with youth care workers, help youth and families overcome life’s challenges so they can live more fulfilling lives. You are a key component of the compassionate team of professionals who look to strengthen…