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Increasing access to services for children who may display developmental, behavioral or social challenges.  Find out more...


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More than 1 million of Florida’s children could go hungry during the summer while school is out. The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is partnering with 2-1-1 Big Bend and other organizations to feed more children through its Summer BreakSpot nutrition program. The Summer BreakSpot program is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and is run in local communities by qualifying nonprofit organizations.  Summer BreakSpot fills the nutrition gap during the summer by serving meals to children 18 years and younger so they can return to school healthy, happy and ready to learn. To find existing Summer BreakSpot sites call 2-1-1 or visit http://www.summerfoodflorida.org/.

Summer Food Service Program

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Do you have diabetes? Are you at risk for diabetes? If you have high blood pressure, a family member with diabetes, or are overweight, you could be at risk for diabetes! For more information, dial 2-1-1 to ask about programs that can help!


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Who's Really Watching Your Child? Find local parenting programs, a free Parenting Guide, and information and resources to locate the best child care to protect your child through a partnership between 2-1-1 Big Bend and the Florida Department of Children and Families. Dial 2-1-1 or visit www.MyFLFamilies.com/whoswatching for more information.

More safety information from DCF:
Drowning Prevention: www.myflfamilies.com/watersafety
Safe Sleep: www.myflfamilies.com/safesleep
High Temperatures/Hot Cars: www.myflfamilies.com/summer-safety


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Formidable Footprint exercises for neighborhood and community organizations.
June 27, 2015: Hurricane
July 25, 2015: Solar Storm
August 28, 2015: Flood

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