to the Heart Gallery of Jacksonville
We are dedicated to bringing awareness about the individuality,
spirit and qualities of children in foster care hoping to be adopted
Into a “forever family”.
In 2005, the Heart Gallery began as a traveling photographic
exhibit showcasing stunning portraits of waiting children––as
captured by the lens of professional volunteer photographers.
It is through focus and clarity that your eyes, hearts
and homes can be opened to the needs of children in care in Duval
and Nassau County, Florida.
Under the direction of Family Support Services of
North Florida, with the help of our community-based partners, the
Florida Department of Children and Families, our judicial partners,
and the generosity of volunteers and supporters, the Heart Gallery
will continue to be an avenue for finding forever families for our
Picturing a Home for Every Child
Alexia is talkative and outgoing. As a typical pre-teen, she enjoys staying connected with her friends through social media. She also really enjoys music - especially "boy" bands. .. more
Making New Families
Family court at Judge Gooding's chambers looked more like a party with balloons, babies, and children of all ages. This where families were being made including some faces we recognized from years past: Lyzmarie, Marquez and Jasmine.... see