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New Bill Would Cut Back On Group Foster Homes



New legislation proposed by Florida State Sen. Nancy Detert would reduce the amount of time foster children can stay at group homes. Local child advocates said they want to work with the state legislature to ensure the bill helps children with diverse needs who may still benefit from the group home’s unique care plan.

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Whitney is a reporter for WUFT News who may be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news @wuft.org

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