Each month JFCS has custody of an average of 300 children from Duval and Nassau counties who have been removed from their families due to abuse, neglect, or abandonment. Our goal is to assist with the reunification of the family that is stable and self sufficient and can safely care for the child. We are able to do so through a variety of services and programs:
Foster Care Adoption Program
Every year an average of 100 children find new loving homes through adoption when parents are no longer able to provide for them. If you would like to grow your family through adoption we have services that can help you achieve that goal.
Child Safety Independent Living
JFCS’s Independent Living Program is designed to assist and prepare youth age 13 and over to successfully transition to adulthood and become self-sufficient.
These services include: