Events & Schedule

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Registration


8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Continental Breakfast


9:00 AM – 10:15 AM

Opening Session

  • Opening Remarks
    • Department of Juvenile Justice, Interim Secretary Christy Daly
    • Department of Children and Families, Interim Secretary Mike Carroll
  • Speaker: Dr. Rosalind Tompkins, Founder and CEO of Mothers in Crisis
    Through MIC she has impacted the lives of thousands of families.

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM

Break


10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Concurrent Workshops

  • Connecting Faith and Community-Based Programs during Crisis
  • 50 Large "Choose Life NOT Gangs"
  • Mentoring Youth of Incarcerated Parents
  • Effective Problem Solving Techniques that Build Trust with Individuals and the Community
  • Educate, Engage, Empower and Encourage: Exploring the Recommendations of the CSSBMB
  • Family Impact

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Luncheon

  • Keynote: Antwone Fisher, award-winning film and literary writer.
  • Champions of Hope: Awards will be presented to two outstanding faith-based organizations for best practices, initiatives and innovations statewide. All nominees will be recognized by the Florida Faith-Based and Community-Based Advisory Council in partnership with the Department of Juvenile Justice and the Department of Children and Families.

1:45 PM – 3:00 PM

Concurrent Workshops

  • Joining Forces with Communities: an Effort to Eliminate Preventable Child Fatalities in Florida
  • No Blame, No Shame: Unmasking the Intergenerational Impact of Domestic Violence
  • Crossing Jordan: The God of Foster Care
  • Changing Foster Care by Cultivating Community
  • Increasing Parent, Faith-Based and Community Engagement by 100%
  • Faith Partnerships Addressing Homelessness in Florida

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Break


3:15 PM – 4:30PM

Concurrent Workshops

  • Follow Your Dreams
  • Navigating the Roadblocks of Faith-Based Organizations
  • Department of Corrections Volunteer Training
  • Operating and Sustaining Faith-Based Programs: The Power of Faith
  • Rise Up and Multiply- Empowering Faith Communities to Authentically "Grow Their Support"
  • Leadership and Mentoring Programs for Youth: Civil Citation and Extended Foster Care- The Road to Independence

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Registration


8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Continental Breakfast


9:00 AM – 10:15 AM

Opening Session

  • Opening Remarks: Lucas Boyce
  • Youth Success
  • Speaker: Christian Moore
    Inspired by his work with troubled youth, and pulling from his own challenging educational experience.

10:15 AM – 10:30

Break


10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Concurrent Workshops

  • Meaningful Parent Leadership: A Guide to Success
  • The Revolt- Connecting Youth with Their Faith in a Multi-Faceted Society
  • The Orphans, Windows and Prisoners within our Hispanic Community
  • The Journey from Commitment to Community
  • Taking Good Care of Ourselves: To Take better Care of Others
  • Ten Strategies Proven to Inspire and Engage Every Student

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Luncheon

  • Musical Performance: NexGen
  • Keynote: The Honorable Judge Glenda Hatchett
    Former television star of the Judge Hatchett Show - working hard to turn around the lives of at-risk youth.

1:45 PM – 3:00 PM

Concurrent Workshops

  • Faith-Based Champions for Children
  • Understanding Child Nutrition Programs and How They Can Support Your Mission
  • For Such a Time as This, a Voice for the Abused Children
  • Effectively Engaging Youth in Your Communities
  • Leading Change Through Collaboration and Innovation Partnerships
  • The Lost Ones: Restoring Faith to Those Who Have Fallen

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Break


3:15 PM – 4:30 PM

Concurrent Workshops

  • Strategies for Linking Faith-Based Partnerships in Child Welfare
  • Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking of Minors- Identifying, Preventing and Responding
  • Successful Return to Family and to Freedom
  • DJJ Office of Prevention Funding and Contracting 101
  • "A Place to Call Home: Stabilizing Lives Through Affordable Housing"
  • RED, White and You: Reducing Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) at the Local Level

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