Legislative Visits

(L-R): Florida Network Communications Coordinator Michelle Avaroma, Rep. Robert Asencio, Miami Bridge CEO Dorcas Wilcox, Miami Bridge Deputy CEO/CFO Steve Hope

August 21, 2017 – Rep. Robert Asencio (D – Miami Dade) visited Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services.


(L-R): CHS West Palm Executive Director Julie Demar, Clemens’ Aide Melissa Santoro, Sen. Jeff Clemens, Stacy Gromatski, Director of Program Operations Nefretiri McGriff, Residential Program Manager Duane Gross

July 28, 2017 – Sen. Jeff Clemens (D- Lake Worth) visited Children’s Home Society of Florida Safe Harbor Runaway Shelter! We were thrilled you could tour the youth shelter and learn more about the services available to vulnerable families in your area.


July 20, 2017 – Rep. Mike Miller (R- Orlando) visited Orange County Youth and Family Services. We appreciate you visiting our site to see what we have to offer youth and families in your area!


(L-R): Robert Moore, Terence Washington, Gregg Miller, Rep. Patricia Williams

July 20, 2017 – Rep. Patricia Williams (D- Lauderdale Lakes) and Mr. Robert Moore, the District Secretary, visited the Lutheran Services Florida Lippman Youth Shelter in Oakland Park, Florida. We enjoyed sharing some of the programs and services available to youth and families in Broward County.


(L-R): Crystal Westman, Cheri Pettitt, Sen. Dennis Baxley, Stacy Gromatski, Mark Shearon

July 18, 2017 – Sen. Dennis Baxley (R- Ocala) visited Arnette House in Ocala, Florida on July 18. We were thrilled he could meet the hardworking staff and learn more about the wonderful services they provide to vulnerable youth and families in the area.


(L-R): Stacy Gromatski, Sen. Aaron Bean, Kim Sirdevan

June 6, 2017 – Sen. Aaron Bean (R- Jacksonville) visited Youth Crisis Center in Jacksonville, Florida. Florida Network President Stacy Gromatski and Youth Crisis Center President Kim Sirdevan hosted a tour of YCC’s programs. Thank you, Sen. Bean, for coming to see the wonderful services available to the youth and families in your area.