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It’s Child Welfare Appreciation Week: Meet Christina Garcia of Families First Network

Sep Mon, 2023, See more: Child Protection,Staff Spotlight,Thank You

Christina Garcia is a graduate from Ashford University and has dedicated the last eight years working in Child Welfare. She is currently a unit manager in North Okaloosa County with Families First Network.

Christina’s favorite part of being a social worker is witnessing positive outcomes in her families’ lives- especially when parents and children are reunified!

We appreciate your hard work, Christina! We are so grateful for our providers!

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