Published: November 19, 2022

Los Angeles holds adoption ceremonies for more than 130 children

More than 130 children were adopted in Los Angeles County on Saturday morning as part of a number of adoption ceremonies held across the country. The event commemorating National Adoption Day was…

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More than 130 children adopted in L.A. County on National Adoption Day

One hundred Los Angeles County families celebrated National Adoption Day on Saturday, Nov. 19, after L.A County Superior Court judicial officers finalized the adoption of 136 children. It was an…

Published: November 18, 2022

“Será increíble”: niña transgénero celebra su fiesta de 15 años

Una quinceañera transgénero logró cumplir su sueño de escoger el vestido de última tendencia para su fiesta de 15 años para después tener una gran celebración. Sofía es una jovencita que atravesó…

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Niñas del Sistema Foster celebran sus 15 años con tremenda sorpresa de un tiktokero

Niñas del Sistema Forter celebraron sus 15 años con peinado, vestidos y pastel, y Jorge Miramontes en la ceremonia y el show de un famoso tiktokero. Ver reportaje

Published: November 16, 2022

Niñas del Sistema Foster festejarán sus 15 años gracias a Quinceañera Expo

Las seis jovencitas con buenas calificaciones del Sistema Foster verán realidad su sueño de celebrar sus 15 años gracias a Quinceañera Expo. Ver reportaje

Published: October 25, 2022

Quinceanera celebration for DCFS youth

The annual rite of passage was held on Oct. 16, 2022 for six foster youth in a magical celebration.

Published: October 20, 2022

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Changing Lives: A Foster Youth Averts the Housing Cliff

Once he turned 21, foster youth Tysaiah Cooper was aging out of the system and in danger of losing housing. But thanks to a unique partnership between the County, a…

Published: October 18, 2022

Statement from the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services

THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT MAY BE ATTRIBUTED TO THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES Today, our department reached a resolution in a civil lawsuit filed by the…

Published: September 13, 2022

Child abuse risk analysis tool flags families that need enhanced social services

By providing supervisors with data on children at risk early in the assessment process, the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services can better respond to family crises….

Published: August 30, 2022

KKLA-SoCal Connection with Larry Marino Interviews Director Brandon T. Nichols

Listen to this conversation between Larry Marino and Director Brandon T. Nichols on the topic of Social Security benefits for youth in foster care. Listen to Interview

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