The Statewide Guardian ad Litem Office has published its revised Standards. Guardian ad Litem Standards
The Florida Guardian ad Litem Program (GAL) invites you to submit a proposal to present at the 2015 Disabilities Training Conference: Imagining the Future to be held May 21 -22, 2015 at the JW Marriott, Grande Lakes Orlando. This conference will bring together attorneys ad litem, attorneys and non-attorneys from government agencies and as […]
The 2015 Chief Justice’s Law Firm Commendation Award is presented by the Florida Supreme Court and the Florida Bar recognizing Akerman for their contribution in the provision of bro bono legal services to individuals or groups that cannot otherwise afford the services. This award recognizes the extraordinary commitment on the part of Akerman in providing access […]
January 2015 Legal Briefs Newsletter
The State Office gets to help make GAL children’s Christmas a little brighter this year! I hope all of our children have a wonderful holiday season!
Carol is the Executive Director of Healthy Families Florida and is retiring after years of advocacy. Healthy Families Florida is a nationally accredited home visiting program for expectant parents and parents of newborns experiencing stressful life situations. The program improves childhood outcomes and increases family self-sufficiency by empowering parents through education and community support. Parents […]