Former CLC Client Story Featured In ABC7 Report

Former CLC client Esmeralda Barajas was featured this week in an ABC 7 LA story about the need to help youth find housing as they age out of foster care. The CLC housing team worked hard to help her and her young family with a rental payment and find stable housing. Thanks to CLC’s newly-announced…

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CLC Response to Inaccurate Report About Court Appointed Attorneys For California Children

Children’s Law Center of California (CLC) disputes several inaccuracies contained in a report entitled “Out of Sight, Out of Mind When Children in Foster Care in California Don’t Meet Their Court Appointed Attorneys” released April 16 by Advokids, Western Center on Law and Poverty, and Akin Gump. Unfortunately, the publication relies on flawed methodology, faulty…

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CLC Clients Part of Lawsuit Against Local and State Agencies

Several youth advocacy organizations have filed a lawsuit against local and state agencies responsible for providing child welfare and mental health services to youth in foster care in Los Angeles County. This lawsuit claims failures by these agencies to meet state and federal obligations around safe and appropriate housing, treatment and services, case planning, and…

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Congratulations Kaveh Landsverk and Ebony Porter!

Congratulations to Ebony Porter for being named a 2023 Reunification Hero by the ABA Center on Children and the Law and to Kaveh Landsverk for begin named the 2023 Outstanding New Lawyer by the National Association of Counsel for Children. We are so proud of their accomplishments and the amazing work their team does to…

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CLC to Partner With Butterflly Health

The mental health and wellness app offer digital tools to manage stress and build resilience – and combat the current unprecedented mental health crisis among children and youth in foster care.

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CLC to Partner With Butterflly Health