Child Welfare

Round-up of California Foster Care Legislation for 2016

Originally published by Witness LA on September 28. This was part of a longer round-up of California legislation on Witness LA. Bills to Protect Vulnerable Foster Children from Doctors Who Prescribe Psychotropic Medications at Alarming Rates […]

Child Welfare

Park Offers Contrast to Barger in Battle for L.A. Board of Supervisors Seat

Altadena entrepreneur Darrell Park has won a place in November’s runoff election to replace Michael Antonovich on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, finishing second to frontrunner Kathryn Barger. On Tuesday the Board of Supervisors […]

Child Welfare

Child Welfare in Focus for Kathryn Barger, Frontrunner for L.A. County Board of Supes

Yesterday, Kathryn Barger handily outpaced seven contenders in the race to replace Michael Antonovich on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. With 100 percent of precincts reporting Wednesday morning, Barger garnered nearly 30 percent of […]

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Spotlight on Kids: L.A. County Fifth District Candidate Bob Huff

This week, The Chronicle of Social Change is publishing a series of responses from leading candidates vying for the fifth district seat on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. We asked these candidates to provide perspective on child welfare, juvenile justice, youth homelessness and education issues. […]