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Progress Report: Children’s Advocacy Centers Authorized to Receive State Funds, But Need Additional Accountability, Report No. 04-55, August 2004
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Since our 2002 report, the Legislature has created funding sources for children’s advocacy centers.  However, the Florida Network of Children’s Advocacy Centers needs to take additional steps to establish a statewide accountability system.

What were our earlier findings?

Report No. 02-44 Special Review: Children’s Advocacy Centers Appear Beneficial But Have Limited Accountability, published in August 2002.

Which Government Program Summaries contain related information?

Children's Medical Services (CMS)
Family Safety

What other OPPAGA-related materials are available?

  • Report No. 02-16 Progress Report of Justification Review: Child Protection Program, Department of Children and Families, published in March 2002.
  • Report No. 02-10 Information Brief: Guardian ad Litem Placement May Shift for Reasons of Funding and Conflict of Interest, published in February 2002.
  • Report No. 01-14  Justification Review: Child Protection Program, published in March 2001.

Copies of this report in print or alternate accessible format may be obtained by telephone (850/488-0021), by FAX (850/487-9213), in person, or by mail (OPPAGA Report Production, Claude Pepper Building, Room 312, 111 W. Madison St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-1475).
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