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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 29, 2011
MEDIA CONTACT:
Nicole Stookey, Northwest Region Communications Director, (850) 509-2675
Jenn Meale, Attorney General Bondi's Communications Director, (850) 245-0150
Leisa Wiseman, Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence, (850) 284-4352

MEDIA AVAILABILITY CONCERNING LAUNCH OF GROUNDBREAKING FAMILY SAFETY INITIATIVE

PANAMA CITY, FLA. – Secretary David Wilkins will join Attorney General Pam Bondi and Tiffany Carr, President and CEO of the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence for a media availability on Thursday, January 5, 2012 in Panama City in advance of launching a new initiative in the Northwest Region. The Northwest Florida Regional Domestic Violence and Child Welfare Initiative is aimed at creating a comprehensive approach to reducing domestic violence and child abuse in Bay, Gulf and Calhoun counties.

Who:
Secretary David Wilkins, Department of Children and Families
Attorney General Pam Bondi
Tiffany Carr, President/CEO, Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence

What:
Media availability prior to launch of the Northwest Florida Regional Domestic Violence and Child Welfare Initiative

When:
Thursday, January 5, 2012
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. (CST)

Where:
Wyndham Bay Point Resort
4114 Jan Cooley Drive, Panama City Beach

The media are invited to stay for the Northwest Florida Regional Domestic Violence and Child Welfare Initiative Community Day from 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at the same location.

General Bondi and Secretary Wilkins will be available for comment at approximately 10:30 a.m. after they address the group.

Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence

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