Helping Others

Each county Kids Central serves – Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Marion and Sumter Counties – has a private Foster Parent Association.  The Foster Parent Associations are an excellent way for our parents to stay connected with and provide additional support to each other. Meeting and contact information is listed below.

Foster Parent Association of Hernando County

Held the 2nd Thursday of the month at 7:00pm at the Presbyterian Church, 250 Bell Ave, Brooksville, 34601. For more information, contact Linda Hoins, President at 352-754-0377. www.fpahc.org

The Christian Parenting Alliance is held the 2nd Monday of the month at 7:00 pm at Calvary Chapel, 5155 Commercial Way, US 19, Spring Hill, 34606. For more information, contact Gloria Lawson, Director, at 727-688-5328 or George Gilbertsen, President at 352-688-7174.

Foster Parent Association of Citrus County

Held the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7:00 pm at 1st Assembly of God 4201 S. Pleasant Grove Rd. Inverness, Fl 34452. For more information, contact Debi King, President, at 352-201-9521.

Foster Parents of Lake and Sumter Counties

Lake Sumter Families group held the 3rd Saturday of every month at 10:00 am at the First Baptist of Leesburg, 220 N. 13th St, Leesburg, 34748. For more information, contact Stephen Wolgamott, President, at 352-636-1876. www.lsfamilies.org

Foster Parent Association of Marion County

Held the 3rd Monday of every month at 6:30 pm at Maricamp Rd Church of Christ, 2750 SE Maricamp Rd, Ocala, 34471. For more information, contact Stephanie Thompson, President, at 352-572-0786 or marioncfpa@gmail.com .