Calendar of Events

For information on upcoming Foster or Adoption Info Nights, call (863) 519-8900 x 289.

You may also find a continually-updated information via our Facebook page.  

November 2020

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Did you know we're on a few of the major social media sites?  When you "Like", "Friend", and/or "Follow" us and our posts, you're actively helping us spread the word about our great need for Quality Foster Caregivers in Polk, Highlands, and Hardee Counties.  Please find us on FacebookTwitter, & Instagram most importantly.  See you there!!  

December 2020

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Foster Care Info Sessions are for anyone and everyone interested in finding out what it takes to become a Foster Caregiver. Due to COVID-19, we are providing our Info Sessions virtually. They are free and non-committal, meaning you are under no obligation.  Simply sign-up, listen, and ask questions.   Call 863-519-8900 x289 to sign up for our next Info Session!

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This is the start of a new 3wk Virtual Foster Care Class.  You MUST pre-register, and it is preferred that you have previously attended one of our monthly free Info Sessions.  Call 863-519-8900 X289 for more info.

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We invite you to join Heartland for Children in our 16th Annual Rudolph Round-Up Holiday Toy Drive. With your help, our goal is to help make incredible holiday memories for over 1,500 local children who have experienced abuse and/or neglect.

Whether you are a new donor or one who has supported children's holiday wishes previously through Rudolph Round-Up, we need your help to provide for all of the children in need. Click HERE to become a Rudolph Champion! Learn more at

Contact Vereuch Simmons at (863) 519-8900 ext. 214 or email for additional information or to commit now to being a 2020 Rudolph Champion this year!