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March 5, 2018

Join us for the 3rd annual Champions for Children Breakfast!

You’re invited to celebrate our agency and community champions for children! Join us as we recognize State Representative Jim Boyd, and all our friends and supporters […]
April 17, 2018

What is Play Therapy? What Are The Benefits of Play Therapy?

In the process of growing up, most children experience difficulty adjusting at some time. Play therapy allows children to learn self-control, self-respect, responsibility to control their […]
March 28, 2018

Dr. Kristie Skoglund Named to Gulf Coast Community Foundation’s 2018 Gulf Coast Leadership Institute

Our very own Dr. Kristie Skoglund, Vice President of Clinical Services, was recently named to The Gulf Coast Community Foundation’s 2018 Gulf Coast Leadership Institute, along […]
March 13, 2018

Target And National Non-Profit KaBOOM! Award The Florida Center For Early Childhood Grant For Imagination Playground In A Cart Play System

The Florida Center for Early Childhood has been awarded an Imagination Playground in a Cart™, an innovative playground equipment system, thanks to a grant provided by […]
March 12, 2018

The Florida Center Receives Grant From Bladel Foundation

The Florida Center for Early Childhood, a local nonprofit serving children and their families in Sarasota, Charlotte, Manatee and DeSoto/Hardee counties, received a $5,000 grant from […]
February 12, 2018

What are the Benefits of Mindfulness?

At The Florida Center, mindfulness is something that permeates everything we do! While it can seem unnatural in our normally  busy and fast-paced lives to take […]