Forever Family virtual stories are the real deal

ST. LUCIE WEST — Despite some hefty obstacles thrown up by Mother Nature, the Forever Family program continues to highlight the lives and stories of local children looking for adoptive homes. And it’s doing a pretty good job of it. The program, which leverages the power of local media to help find adoptive homes for […]

Okeechobee County has only four foster homes

OKEECHOBEE — On any given day in Okeechobee County, over 130 children are in out-of-home care, and according to Tricia Curl, foster care recruitment and licensing supervisor for Camelot Community Care, Okeechobee County has only four foster homes in which to place them. These four homes have six available beds, and when they are full, […]