“Thanks to LSF Head Start, I am happy and proud to say that in a few months I will be graduating with my AA and I will have the opportunity to enter the Nursing program this year,” said Tamar Belizaire, Head Start Parent from LSF Palm Beach Head Start.
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January is Human trafficking awareness month, shining light on an issue impacting some of the most vulnerable communities in our nation and state. According to the Human trafficking Hotline, Florida ranks third in U.S. in human trafficking cases reported. LSF’s Trafficking Victim Assistance Program works with trafficking victims to help them rebuild their life and get a new start, like was the case for J.M. – a survivor of human trafficking here in Florida who we first met three years ago.
Parent’s Day is celebrated on the 4th Sunday of July. It’s a day that commemorates parenthood and appreciates all parents.
On this special day, we want to celebrate those who chose to open their hearts to some of the most vulnerable children within our communities– foster parents.
Father engagement is a vital and integrated aspect of parent, family, and community engagement work. LSF Head Start and Early Start staff engage fathers as advocates, lifelong educators, and first teachers of their children. Male family members and father figures serve key roles in the healthy development of their children and families and have much to add to their Head Start communities.
Saint Patrick’s Day is a holiday to celebrate the life of Saint Patrick through dance, music, and food. Celebrate this day by making some healthy and fun green foods with your family. Here are 17 recipes guaranteed to get you in the spirit.
Sarasota, Fla. – 7/27/18 –Local Guardian and staff member of Lutheran Services Florida Sarasota Guardianship Program, Taquisha Joyner-Stokes was recently named a “Shining Star” at the Public Guardianship Awards Reception held at the Florida State Guardianship Conference in Orlando. The reception was hosted by the Office of Public & Professional Guardians and the Foundation for
Lutheran Services Florida collects 1,250 pairs of shoes with the help of 25 community partners to benefit foster children
LSF collects enough shoes for foster children for the next 15 months Largo, FL, June 6, 2018 – During the month of May Lutheran Services Florida (LSF) partnered with 25 community organizations to host a shoe drive, Step for Success. Every pair of shoes were donated to Eckerd Connects Raising Hope, a store-front like room