Pasco County Foster/Adoptive Angel Tree Program:
If you are interested in helping out this holiday season, we have several drop off locations. When dropping off, please take to the customer service desk or manager to ensure the toys go to our association.
New Port Richey
Beef O Bradys - 3216 Little Road
Sweetbay Super Markets - 6400 Massachusetts Ave
Land O Lakes
Beef O Bradys - 25139 Village Lakes Shopping Center
Village Inn - 2003 Collier Parkway
Sweetbay Super Markets - 3406 US Hwy 19
Beef O Bradys - 27315 SR 54
Nutrition Smart - 1821 Bruce B Downs
Kickin Wing Restaurant - 8702 SR 52
Ron's BBQ - 9400 SR 52
Sams on the Beach - 6325 Clark St
Walmart - 12610 US 19 N
Papa Murphy's Pizza - 8402 Little Road
Sweetbay Super Markets - 9101 Little Road
Buffalo Wild Wings - 10936 State Road 54
The Dwelling Place - 410 County Line Road W
Beef O Bradys - 18423 US Hwy 41
IHOP - 13100 US Hwy 301
If you have any questions, please contact Lori Mitchell at (727) 992-0432 or (813) 929-8544.
A Letter from our Association President:
Thank you for making the commitment to Foster and/or Adopt Children in Pasco and North Pinellas County. There are many children today who need your help and a place to call home as they go through this process of being away from their biological families. Your ability to care for these children will be an exciting and enriching experience. Thank you in advance for your commitment to these children and our community.
Mission Statement: The mission of the Pasco County Foster and Adoptive Association is to provide quality training, support and activities for our foster and adoptive families in Pasco and North Pinellas County.
Benefits of the Association:
Why we exist….. We are here for you. We strive to provide our foster/adoptive parents with the necessary resources to deal with the many challenges they face in raising our communities’ children.
Training hours - While attending the monthly meetings you will earn hours towards your annual recertification.
Guest Speakers – You will be able to hear from different members of our team related to Community Based Care and learn additional techniques which can be used in your home.
Foster/Adoptive Task Force Liaison – Monthly meeting made up of members from ECA, CPI, Sheriff’s Office, GAL, The Harbor, Foster Parents, and Adoptive Parents. The members of this committee talk about the most current issues facing Foster and Adoptive families in Pasco and Pinellas counties.
Networking with other Foster Parents – Great way to meet other members of the foster/adoptive community. Build relationships and to provide support for respite care, babysitting, etc.
Special Events for Foster/Adoptive Families in Pasco – Skating Party, Open House, St. Leo Christmas Celebration, Halloween Celebration, Angel Tree Program, Apple Tree Program, Splash Bash, etc.
There will always be a need for new foster and adoptive parents. If someone you know may be interested in becoming a foster or adoptive parent, please call the Eckerd Community Alternatives Toll Free Recruitment line at 1-866-271-4705 or you can contact the East Pasco office at (352) 521-1266 or West Pasco office at (727)-569-1740.
Pasco County FAPA
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For a directory of local contacts, please go to: http://fostercarephonebook.com/