This presentation outlines how public health nurses may be integrated into child abuse or neglect investigations for all children age 0 to 24 months in Los Angeles County. It was presented by the county CEO’s office on October 27, 2014, during a meeting of the transition team tasked to oversee child welfare reform in the county.
Los Angeles County’s Antelope Valley — the remote area that has seen several of the county’s worst child welfare tragedies over the past six years — is at the center of a new philanthropic effort […]
As the state struggles to provide enough foster homes, California advocates and policymakers say one major challenge has been a lack of childcare for foster parents. For first-time foster parents Irene Barraza and Amy Saucier […]