Published: July 8, 2020

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DCFS Director Bobby Cagle on KABC 7 News

Watch Department of Children and Family Services Director Bobby Cagle discuss the department’s plan to place social workers in Antelope Valley schools, an update on in-person visits and foster youth…

Published: July 7, 2020

Una joven bajo el cuidado de un hogar de crianza cuenta su historia de superación

Hay en el Condado de Los Ángeles 18,000 menores que por distintos motivos no pueden vivir con sus padres, por esto están con familiares o terminan en hogares de crianza….

Published: June 10, 2020

L.A. County Wins Award for ‘Moving Families from the Hotline to a Helpline’ Program

Los Angeles County’s “Moving Families from the Hotline to a Helpline” — which ensures families are receiving child abuse prevention support services — has been recognized with an Achievement Award…

Published: June 4, 2020

Utilizarán las visitas virtuales para detectar casos de abuso infantil en el condado de Los Ángeles

Los Ángeles — Con el año escolar a punto de terminar y los contagios de coronavirus a la orden del día, la alianza entre el Departamento de Servicios para Niños y Familias del…

Published: May 29, 2020

Disminuyen denuncias de abuso infantil durante pandemia

El Departamento de Niños y Familias del Condado de Los Ángeles teme que los abusos no se están reportando. Las denuncias de abuso infantil a la línea de protección de…


Caseworkers Fear Children Will Continue to Suffer Unseen in Pandemic

Seven years ago this week the death of 8-year-old Gabriel Fernandez put a spotlight on weaknesses within Los Angeles’ child welfare system. Now social workers fear more abused children will…

Published: May 26, 2020

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Operation Love

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and the Department of Children and Family Services teamed up to provide meals with churches and non-profit businesses for Operation Love.

Published: May 22, 2020

Protecting children from abuse during the pandemic with L.A. County DCFS Director Bobby Cagle

The director of the L.A. County Department of Children & Family Services Bobby Cagle joined us live to talk about the reported abuse cases during the pandemic and the measures his…

Published: May 14, 2020

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Director Bobby Cagle on KABC 7 News

Watch Department of Children and Family Services Director Bobby Cagle discuss the disturbing downward trend of child abuse reports to the Child Protection Hotline, Foster Care Awareness Month and collaboration…

Published: May 13, 2020

Sheriff’s plan to check on high-risk kids nixed after opposition from child protective services

By RICHARD WINTON STAFF WRITER A proposal by the Los Angeles County sheriff to have deputies check on children considered at risk of abuse during the COVID-19 pandemic was rejected after the…

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