SCSW Keumku Sou is known to the Van Nuys DCFS office as someone who goes above the call of duty. He exemplifies leadership, teaming, and actively engages the Core Practice…Read The Full Story »
Published: September 29, 2023
Girls in the Los Angeles County Foster Care System have the chance to honor their Hispanic roots with a magical Quinceañera.
Published: September 15, 2023
KCAL News highlights the 9th Annual DCFS Quinceañera honoring six Latinx youth. Watch News Segment
Watch this segment which highlights a 5-week course run by the Department of Children and Family Services that helps young women in the foster care system develop life skills and…
El reflejo de la esperanza de una mejor vida se dibujó en el rostro de seis chicas latinas que sufrieron algún tipo de trauma durante su niñez o adolescencia, pero…
Published: September 5, 2023
To say that Harbor City resident Cora Peterson has a massively large family is no exaggeration. It’s grown exponentially over the years after she first became a foster parent in…
Published: August 24, 2023
Los Angeles County is condemning older foster youth to long, destabilizing stints of homelessness and couch-surfing by failing to provide them with appropriate homes, a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday alleges….
A class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday alleges that Los Angeles County has often failed to provide “safe and stable” placements for older foster youth in its care, forcing many to live…
Published: July 7, 2023
ABC 7 news segment highlights Celebration 2023 event held at Walt Disney Musical Hall on June 27.
News segment by Estrella TV highlighting Celebration 2023 event.
DCFS Director Brandon T. Nichols joined community officials to celebrate the graduation of DCFS youth from high school.