Covenant House California

(CBS)

Children Left Behind: Many Former Foster Kids Forced Into Prostitution

Half of the homeless people in the Bay Area are former foster children, and most of the young prostitutes working in East Oakland used to be in foster care, according to experts.

09/29/2011

Children. (AP)

Children Left Behind: Finding Foster Children A Home

In Part 2 of our weeklong cover series on foster care, KCBS’ Doug Sovern takes a look at the difficult process in finding the right home for foster children.

09/27/2011

A homeless man sleeps in the doorway of a closed store in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Children Left Behind: California Foster Care System Challenged

In this weeklong series, KCBS’ Doug Sovern takes a look at the foster care system in California. He starts out with a look at how a young woman has finally found some stability in Oakland.

09/26/2011

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