April is Child Abuse Month

With April being Child Abuse Month, it was right on target that a meeting was held in Miami to discuss Children-at-Risk. On Thursday, a collection of state lawmakers, child advocates and Department of Children & Families administrators gathered at the Miami...

Battery-powered Razor

From a Guardian ad Litem: I had a teenage girl (client) who had to reside in University Behavioral Center.  The girls were not allowed to use a regular or electric razor for their personal hygiene – only a battery-powered razor.  The girl had no family, so I...

New Bed & Mattress

Nicole’s brother took her in and cared for her, but she had to sleep on a blanket on the floor. Her Guardian ad Litem asked and Friends of Children obtained a brand new bed and mattress for her. It’s all about helping others helping...

Basketball & Spring Break Camp

I would like to thank Friends on behalf of two of “my kids.” I am a Guardian ad Litem representing two children that you have been generous enough to help.  Your organization provided funds for one little boy to play basketball with Greater West Melbourne...