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Sep 03, 2020
CAC Osceola In Need... Can you help our kids?
Embrace Families Solutions works to strengthen families and the communities in which they live. As an affiliated non-profit agency operated as part of Embrace Families, our goal is to get ahead of challenges that often disrupt families – like victim advocacy, family homelessness and youth mental health. This work helps…
Aug 07, 2020
When “Back to School” Isn’t Back to Normal
“Don’t be too hard on yourself.” Tips for parents as kids head back to school, whatever that looks like. As featured in Central Florida Lifestyle magazines. What to keep in mind as kids get back to school and throughout the school year. By Amanda Reineck, MSW, RCSWI Parenting is never…
Jul 13, 2020
Success in the System
The future for foster children can seem bleak, but Altamonte Springs Police Officer William Belt proves that today doesn't define tomorrow - and he's determined to spread that message to local kids every way he can. Source: https://www.lakemarylife.com (July/August 2020 Digital Magazine)
Jun 24, 2020
Strong families and strong communities made possible by YOU!
Lifting Families Together. As professionals constantly juggling the daily demands of managing child welfare caseloads, it is sometimes easy to lose sight of our primary mission: to lift families up so that they can reach their full potential. Which is why it is especially important to pause to say this:…
Jun 24, 2020
Your One-Stop for COVID-19 Updates
WHAT’S NEW With information coming at you from so many directions, we wanted to provide easy access to announcements and updates from Embrace Families during the COVID-19 health emergency. Refer back to this blog frequently to locate an archive of information in chronological order. Keep in mind that, in this…
Jun 19, 2020
Juneteenth: A Celebration of Emancipation
Friday, June 19, 2020: Today is Juneteenth, the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day or Cel-liberation Day, this American holiday dates back to 1865 when, on June 19th, Union soldiers landed at Galveston, Texas with news…