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Media Advisory

State of Florida
Department of Children and Families
Rick Scott
Governor

David E. Wilkins
Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 12, 2011
MEDIA CONTACT: Erin Gillespie,
Press Secretary,
(850) 717-4450
DCF Communications

DCF SECRETARY AND MRS. WILKINS HOST “FAMILY FOR THE HOLIDAYS” WEBCAST
~ Live event will highlight how foster and birth families work together to celebrate the season ~

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. – Florida Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins will be hosting a live webcast on Wednesday, Dec. 13. Secretary Wilkins wife, Tanya, and several foster and adoptive families will lead the online discussion. Phyllis Margettes, a Clay County child protective investigations supervisor, will also participate.

This webcast will show how foster and birth families and staff are working together to make the holidays a real celebration for children in state care. The Secretary and Mrs. Wilkins will share their experience as sponsors giving youth in group care the chance to be a part of a loving family.

The webcast will be from 3-4 p.m. on Wednesday. To view the webcast, please go to
https://www311.livemeeting.com/cc/centerforchildwelfare07/join?id=65ZJ35&role=attend&pw=c][2Sw%23WX.

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