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There were 17 links found relating to Florida. Please feel free to recommend a link for this or any other state.  Click here to recommend a link.

Application for Child Health Insurance in Florida

This page features health insurance applications and information on how to submit completed forms in Florida.

Children's Services Council of Palm Beach Co./Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas Co., Florida

View the expression of interest from our Boost4Kids partners, the Children's Services Council of Palm Beach Co., Florida and the Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas Co., Florida. (NOTE: Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view this document.)

Connect for Kids - Florida

Most people want to know what's happening closer to home. That's where Connect for Kids' State Pages can help. Find announcements of new reports, events and services or post announcements to let your state colleagues know about your work. You may also add your organization to the state organization database.

County Demographic and Economic Profiles for Your State

The US Census Bureau has developed a map that allows users to click on their individual county and get demographic and economic profiles.

Covering Kids Grantees

For increasing health insurance coverage: Your State Covering Kids grantees funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Florida Department of Children & Families

Investing in people to achieve specific, measurable results is an essential part of community development. Stable families mean safer neighborhoods, a more productive work force, higher contributing citizens, and an overall better quality of life for community residents. The Department of Children and Families is committed to investing in services that work, making a positive, measurable difference in people's lives and helping communities become safe, stable, supportive places for children and families.

Florida Department of Education: Florida School Indicators Report

The Florida School Indicators Report is designed as a ready-reference guide providing data on every school for each of Florida’s 67 school districts. The report allows quick comparisons between schools and districts using a single source. Figures are compiled from the Department of Education’s automated student, staff, and finance databases using data reported by the school districts.

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KIDS COUNT Data Book 2000!

Kids Count is widely regarded as the nation's pre-eminent data analysis project on children's well-being. Each year, Kids Count compares states and counties on specific indicators and tracks trends over time. Kids Count 2000 looks at the difference a strong community makes in helping parents raise their kids through good schools, safe recreational opportunities, and adequate social connections.

National Survey of America's Families - Public Use Data

The National Survey of America's Families can now be viewed using a simple point-and-click prgram availabe for free on the web. The NSAF Tabulator has data on 33,703 children. Variables include demographic characteristics such as age, sex, race, income, and family structure; health insurance and status; and children's and adults' behanivor and attitudes. The Tabulator will generate national data, as well as state-specific dta for Alabama, California, Colorado, Flroida, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, Texas, Washington, and Wisconsin.

SCHIP - Florida's State Plan

This Health Care Financing Administration site contains Florida's plan, approval letters, fact sheets and other official correspondence for the State Child Health Insurance Program.

SCHIP: Matching Rates and Allotments by State

State-by-State information regarding available resources for child health care funding and where it comes from.

SCHIP: NGA's Annual Report 1999

Two years after the passage SCHIP, all 50 U.S. states, three territories and three commonwealths have submitted plans, received approval from the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), and begun implementation. NGA’s site contains state-by-state reports.

Snapshots of America’s Families: Variations in Health Care across States

This paper presents preliminary findings from the 1997 National Survey of America’s Families (NSAF), a household survey providing information on over 100,000 children and non-elderly adults representing the noninstitutionalized civilian population under age 65. The primary focus is on health insurance coverage and several measures of access to care. (NOTE: Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view this report.)

State and Local Government on the Net

A Piper Resources Guide to government sponsored state and local Internet sites.

The Southern Regional Initiative to Improve Access to Benefits for Low Income Families With Children

The Southern Regional Initiative’s report discusses issues and strategies states can consider in providing health coverage for more low income children. The chapter contains a discussion of eligibility outreach and eligibility simplification issues, including common applications.

Tobacco Settlement Information for States

The national tobacco settlement presents an unprecedented opportunity for governors and other elected officials to improve the overall health and well being of their citizens. And they are meeting that challenge. Governors and state legislatures are working with their citizens to develop consensus about the most effective uses of the settlement funds. This resource is provided by the National Governors' Association.

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