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  • The Florida Youth Commission will now be operated and facilitated by the Department of Juvenile Justice. The Florida Youth Commission represents youth across the state, and as an advisory body to the Florida Children and Youth Cabinet. A Youth Commission representative attends all Florida Children and Youth Cabinet meetings and provides updates to the Cabinet on current issues facing Florida’s youth. If you would like to learn more about the Florida Youth Commission, visit

  • The Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology (FAAST) is seeking interested individuals to serve as members of its Board of Directors. FAAST is a statewide organziation that promotes the use of assistive technology among people with disabilities. It is currently looking for new Board members that are either assistive technology users or their family members. You can view the application in PDF format at this link. Learn more about FAAST, its programs and mission, at

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