Eckerd Kids is working with the community to help local foster youth, and increase the number of graduations seen amongst foster teens with two specific initiatives – Fostering Education Initiative and Extended Foster Care.
217 families in Florida's Pasco County have been reunified so far this year.
782 families in Hillsborough County have been reunified so far this year.
Eckerd Kids Project Bridge Announces the Second Annual Celebrity Charity Second Chance Golf Tournament at Falcon’s Fire in Kissimmee on May 14th
in Eckerd Kids Project Bridge in its efforts to provide Central Florida youth with a second chance at its 2nd Annual Charity Golf Outing on Saturday, May 14th, 2016. Join us in welcoming our youth celebrities, Shawn Coultoff and Arianna Leon.
Prom season is here and local business owner, Ashley Fox, owner of Infinity Headbands has partnered with other organizations and personal donors in the community, including Salon 9 in St. Petersburg to make two girls in foster care have a Cinderella experience for their prom night.
Eckerd Community Alternatives Pinellas/Pasco announces its 7th annual Reunification Day Celebration to be held in Clearwater's Pinellas County Justice Center. 445 families in Pinellas County have been reunified so far this year.
The Official White House Boys Organization will visit Eckerd’s Youth Challenge program located in Brooksville to host an event titled, No Debate on Second Chances.
Honorees and Nominees were chosen for their dedication to youth and families in the area. They will receive their awards at this year's Gala on the Bayou in Central Louisiana.
Eckerd Rapid Safety Feedback® Highlighted in National Report of Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities
Eckerd Rapid Safety Feedback® (ERSF), a unique process relying on real-time data analytics to flag high-risk child welfare cases for intensive monitoring and caseworker coaching, was highlighted in a new report issued by the Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities (CECANF).
On Thursday, March 29th the West Pasco BOCC will present Eckerd Kids with a proclamation in honor of National Child Abuse Prevention Month.