Public Notices

The Juvenile Welfare Board conducts business, holds meetings, and publishes meeting notices in accordance with:

Public notice of upcoming meetings or events in which members of the JWB Board will be in attendance is posted below, as well as public notice of meetings, events, or announcements concerning other JWB business. Unless otherwise noted, meetings will be held at the Juvenile Welfare Board offices located at 14155 58th Street North, Clearwater, FL 33760.

COVID-19 NOTICE: The State of Florida Governor’s Executive Order 20-69, extended by Executive Order 20-246, that allowed for public meetings to be held virtually, has expired. All JWB Board and other public meetings will now be held in person. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, below are the safety protocols in place for anyone wishing to attend a public meeting in the JWB building and/or to give public comment. In addition, JWB will live stream the JWB Board Monthly and Finance Committee meetings to the JWB YouTube Channel: www.youtube.com/JWBPinellas.  

Public Meetings & Events

January 2022

December 2021

November 2021

October 2021

September 2021

January 2022

December 2021

November 2021

October 2021

September 2021

Other Public Notices

The Juvenile Welfare Board has released a competitive solicitation for proposals from qualified and talented full-service public relations, communications, or marketing firms to work collaboratively with to develop, refine, and launch the Early Childhood Public Awareness Campaign. The Request For Proposals (RFP) may be requested at: rfp@jwbpinellas.org


The Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas County (JWB) released a competitive solicitation for Non-Operating and Capital Projects open to 501(c)(3) organizations currently receiving program funds from JWB. This is for one-time-only investments in capacity building projects to increase effectiveness and efficiency. See https://www.jwbpinellas.org/about/funding-opportunities/ for details. To request a copy of the Request for Applications (RFA) email rfp@jwbpinellas.org. Application deadline 10/29/21 at NOON EST. In-person Funding Workshop on 10/01/21 at 1:00pm (also live-streamed www.youtube.com/JWBPinellas). RFA Evaluation Committee will meet 12/15/21 at 10:00am and 12/17/21 at 10:00am to review and rank applications. JWB’s Executive Team meets 12/29/21 at 1:30pm to review Committee recommendations. All meetings held at 14155 58th St. N. Clearwater, FL in Rm. 191. Face masks and social distancing are strongly encouraged. Anyone wanting to appeal an official decision must have a verbatim record of the meeting including testimony and evidence on which the appeal is based. Persons with disabilities needing accommodation to participate in the meeting must call Joan Chamo at 727-453-5600, or email: jchamo@jwbpinellas.org at least 48 hours in advance of the scheduled meeting.


The Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas County has released an Audit Services Request for Proposals (RFP) seeking proposals from qualified firms of Certified Public Accountants to audit the financial statements of the Juvenile Welfare Board beginning with the fiscal year ended September 30, 2021.  These audits are to be performed in accordance with U. S. Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS) and the Government Auditing Standards set forth for financial audits by the Comptroller General of the United States.

PUBLIC MEETING ACCOMMODATIONS & APPEALS

  • Persons with disabilities needing accommodations should call 727-453-5600 at least 48 hours in advance of the scheduled meeting. Persons who are deaf or hard of hearing may request accommodations via the State of Florida’s relay service, at 7-1-1 or www.ftri.org/relay/faqs.
  • Persons are advised that if they decide to appeal any decisions made at a meeting or hearing, they will need a record of the proceedings, and for such purpose, they may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made which includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.
  • NOTICE: THE MEETING’S AUDIO AND/OR VIDEO ARE SUBJECT TO RECORDING.