Eckerd in the News

Who Will Seize the Child Abuse Prediction Market?

Eckerd, a leading child welfare nonprofit is donating its new predictive analytics tool, Rapid Feedback Mechanism, to Connecticut’s Department of Children and Families for one year. Alaska and Maine are also working with Eckerd.

Investing in our Children Pays Dividends

Carmi Brown, director of Eckerd's Friends of the Children Program, responds to an article in the Tampa Bay Times that discussed youth outcomes in the poorest neighborhoods of Tampa Bay.

New Campaign Aims to Prevent Accidental Child Deaths

To raise awareness about preventable child deaths, Florida DCF, Eckerd Community Alternatives, and several other organizations launched a new campaign, "Warning Signs," which includes billboard advertisements that put "warning labels" on common causes of children's deaths.

PSA with Tony and Lauren Dungy

Eckerd along with its community partners is hosting a Tampa Bay Adoption Education Day on June 13 at Old McMickey’s Farm in Odessa, Florida. Tony Dungy and wife Lauren star in the Public Service Announcement that will air on Bay News 9.