This legislation authored by Senator Jim Beall, will improve the coordination of educational services between caregivers of foster children, Local
Students in foster care and those involved in the juvenile justice system need ongoing, on-the-ground support to ensure they have
The proposed legislation provides support to students who face barriers to their educational success through no fault of their own.
HB 2665 establishes the Foster Youth Education Success Fund and authorizes a $1,000,000 appropriation in FY 2018 from the General
In 2015, California passed Senate Bill (SB) 794 which enacted key provisions of the federal Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening
Launched in 2015, the groundbreaking Commercially Sexually Exploited Children (CSEC) Program is administered by the California Department of Social Services
In 2016, California signed into law Senate Bill (SB) 1322 which precludes minor victims of commercial sexual exploitation from being
Thousands of California foster children are medicated with psychotropic drugs without assurance that the treatment is safe and appropriate and