Published: July 22, 2020

Se impuso a la deportación de sus padres y con ayuda de los hogares de crianza va a la universidad

Los Ángeles — En el camino hacia la educación superior, Rebecca León tuvo que sobreponerse a una vorágine de cambios que incluyeron la deportación de sus padres y un desplazamiento…

Published: July 14, 2020

Child Welfare Workers Prioritize In-Person Visits To Identify Abuse

By City News Service LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Child welfare workers who relied on virtual technology for some non-emergency family visits during the pandemic are now prioritizing face-to-face meetings as a…

Published: July 9, 2020

Coronavirus Cases Near 100 for Youth in California Residential Facilities

Almost 100 children and teens living in residential facilities in California have caught the coronavirus, state officials confirmed this week, including infections at four group care programs in Los Angeles County….

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DCFS working with Antelope Valley school district to station social workers on school campuses

Over the last few years, DCFS has been at the center of controversy following the deaths of three boys in the Antelope Valley. What is the department doing to help…

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…

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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…

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