Guest Columnists
Monday, December 3, 2012
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Child safety in Florida has come a long way

The heartbreaking death of 4-year-old Rilya Wilson in 2001 affected not just the community in Miami, but every Floridian and every employee with the Department of Children and Families. It was the driving force for sweeping changes, including the nation's first statewide private/public partnership in child welfare with community-based agencies providing localized direct care and supervision.

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