California’s State Senate Appropriations Committee has shelved a bill to give certain foster children critical help in making the transition to adulthood.
Up to 500 paid internships and jobs will be available this summer to at-risk and low-income youth in Santa Clara County, county officials said.
Quilting started as a hobby for a retired San Francisco woman, but in just a few years, it’s become the center of a whole network of community giving.
Is it kitten season at the animal shelter? Dr. Jennifer Scarlett with the SF SPCA says judging by the bags under her eyes that yes, it is.
In Marin County, the department of health and human services are looking for people willing to become foster parents, especially for teens transitioning into adulthood.
A Santa Cruz man who served as a court-appointed advocate for children in the foster care system in Santa Cruz County was arrested Friday on suspicion of child sex abuse, indecent exposure and possessing child pornography.
Sobering statistics about foster youth dropping out of school inspired this week’s Jefferson Award winner, a former teacher turned attorney, to take action.
Two young sisters reported missing after fleeing from a foster care home in San Jose Friday morning have been found safe, police said.
Blancho Brumfield has been responsible for investigating and reporting child abuse in Sacramento County since 2004. But according to state documents, she is accused of abusing some of our most vulnerable children herself.
An interview with Jill Jacobs of Family Builders on the state of California’s foster care system.