Child Welfare

Layoffs During Pandemic Retraumatize Former Foster Youth Let Go from Major California Advocacy Organization

Last week, a community advocacy coordinator for one of the nation’s most prominent foster youth organizations started building a webinar to provide young people in northern California access to self-soothing techniques as the coronavirus pandemic […]

Youth Voice

Flipping the Script on Foster Youth Advocacy Out West

Each year for the past 29 years California Youth Connection (CYC) has sent hundreds of current and former youth from across California to a different college campus, for four days, to come up with policy […]

Southern California Foster Youth Summit

California Youth Connection is hosting a fun filled leadership development training day for youth from foster care. The Southern California Foster Youth Summit is FREE and is open to youth from foster care ages 14-24 in the Southern California area. The event will be held on Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. […]