|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - September 22, 2015|
Agenda Item #54
Child Welfare System Advocate Annual Report
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Brenda Rogers, Community Services Director
The Child Welfare Systems Advocate will provide a report to the Board of County Commissioners regarding the child welfare system and the Family Safety Alliance.
The Family Safety Alliance (FSA) is the community organization responsible for oversight of the child welfare system in the 12th Judicial Circuit (Manatee, Sarasota, and DeSoto Counties). It is comprised of passionate and invested community stakeholders concerned with the well being of children in Circuit 12.
In 2009, the FSA elected to develop a Child Welfare Systems Advocate position to monitor the delivery of child welfare services within the three county area. Funding to support the Systems Advocate is shared by Manatee and Sarasota Counties.
County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
Attachment: Systems Advocate Report Sept 2015 Manatee BCC.pdf