Published: June 14, 2021

How donated luggage is helping out foster children in L.A. County

CANOGA PARK (KABC) — When you think of a suitcase, you think of a vacation, right? For foster children who sometimes go from one home to another and then another,…

Published: May 22, 2021

Thanks to Canoga Park’s H. Savinar Luggage, foster children travel with dignity

What kind of message does it send when too often children in the foster care system are given a trash bag to put their possessions in when it’s time to…

Published: May 19, 2021

DCFS Director Bobby Cagle on KABC News May 19, 2021

Watch DCFS Director Bobby Cagle on KABC as he shares details about COVID-19 vaccines for youth in foster care and provided an update on the unaccompanied children at the Pomona…

Published: May 6, 2021

San Fernando Mother with Over 35 Kids

For 17 years, children of all ages — from babies to pre-teens — have found a foster home and a mother with Nuemy “Mimi” Madrigal. The City of San Fernando…

Published: May 3, 2021

People Making A Difference: Bags Of Hope

In 2014, social worker Erica Chait started the nonprofit Bags of Hope, a program that recycles used suitcases and gives them to children in foster care so they can have…

Published: April 26, 2021

Child homicides by caregivers down in LA County, but remain serious problem, report shows

District Attorney George Gascón paid solemn homage Friday to three young children allegedly killed by their mother earlier this month in Reseda even as he unveiled a new report showing…

Published: April 23, 2021

Press Release: ICAN Report Reveals 73% Decrease in Child Homicides In Los Angeles County Since 1989

Contact: Shiara Davila-Morales Phone: (213) 739-6448 The Inter-Agency Council on Child Abuse and Neglect (ICAN), co-chaired by Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón, today unveiled a special report…

Published: April 21, 2021

DCFS Director Bobby Cagle on KABC News April 21, 2021

Listen to DCFS Director Bobby Cagle explain the department’s involvement in a tragic case and detail how DCFS will assist the federal government to support unaccompanied minors arriving in LA…

Published: April 19, 2021

Departamento de Niños y Familias del Condado de Los Ángeles se pronuncia sobre caso de los tres pequeños asesinados

Juana Aguilera, portavoz del Departamento de Niños y Familias (DCFS), se refiere al incidente ocurrido en Reseda y asegura que en este momento no pueden hacer comentarios “sobre ningún caso…

Published: April 15, 2021

Inside the Issues with Alex Cohen Spectrum News 1

DCFS Director Bobby Cagle joins Alex Cohen to discuss the strain that the pandemic has had on the foster care system and how the Department of Children and Family Services…

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