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Foster Children

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California Schools Get Billions To Track, Boost Foster Children’s Performance

California is embarking on a first-of-its-kind attempt to improve the academic lives of foster youth by giving schools more money to meet their special learning and emotional needs and holding educators and administrators accountable.

07/13/2014

Marin County Needs Foster Parents Over Christmas Break

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.

12/03/2013

The National Lodge on International Boulevard is among several motels that have been sued by the city of Oakland for allegedly fostering prostitution. (BCN)

Oakland Hotels Once Plagued By Prostitution To Get New Management

Changes are underway at two Oakland hotels known for sex trafficking and child prostitution and the city attorney is ready for a fresh start.

08/13/2013

Roy and Claudia Asprer of Novato have taken in 90 foster children over the past 15 years. They also have four children of their own. (CBS)

North Bay Foster Parents Turn Underachievers Into Scholars

Roy and Claudia Asprer have taken in 90 foster children over the last 15 years. The dozen or so older teenagers they took in thrived and have gone to college.

06/29/2013

Jefferson Award Winner - Linda Gregory. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Assists North Bay Foster Families

Linda Gregory found joy in becoming a foster parent, and purpose in helping families like hers. Gregory and her husband became foster parents to little Eddie when he was just 10 months old.

06/12/2013

Molestation

Father Claims Kids Sexually Assaulted By Sex Offender Living In Foster Home

The father of three children has sued Sacramento County’s child protective services agency, claiming the kids were sexually assaulted by a registered sex offender who was living at their grandmother’s house.

02/19/2013

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