Advocacy Updates


  • New! The Children’s Campaign website features real-time news on their legislative priorities. Check out the Legislative Center to see where bills stand.
  • New! The national Nurse-Family Partnership program was recently featured on the PBS NewHour for the impressive longitudinal outcomes and return on investment from this evidence-based program. The Coalition has an implementation site in Duval County, within the Healthy Start programs at the Florida Department of Health Duval County and UF Health Jacksonville.

Meet the Legislators

On behalf of the Community Advocacy and Public Policy (CAPP) Committee, please join us at the following legislative appointments.

Upcoming Appointments


Past Appointments

charles mcburneyWednesday, Oct. 14 at 3:30 pm

Rep. Charles McBurney (District 16)

76 Laura Street, Suite 200, Jacksonville 32202



Tuesday, Sept. 22 at 10:00 am

Rep. Jay Fant (District 15)

4114 Herschel Street, Suite 104, Jacksonville 32210



Tuesday, Sept. 22 at 11:00 am

Rep. Lake Ray (District 12)

1615 Huffingham Road  Jacksonville, 32216

Legislator Contact Information:

Florida State Senate:

Find your Senator.

  • Aaron Bean, District 4 – Counties: Duval and Nassau
  • Charles S. Dean, Sr. , District 5 – Counties: Baker, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Lafayette, Levy, Marion, Suwannee & Union
  • Travis Hutson, District 6 – Counties: Flagler, Putnam, St. Johns and Volusia
  • Rob Bradley, District 7 – Counties: Alachua, Bradford and Clay
  • Audrey Gibson, District 9 – Counties: Duval

Florida House of Representatives:

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U.S. Senate:

U.S. House of Representatives:

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Other Documents

2015-16 Florida Association of Healthy Start Coalitions Legislative Priorities