Continuum of Care Reform report
Despite Increased Funding for Recruitment, Three California Counties Struggle to Find New Foster Homes
In 2017, California began implementing statewide reforms of its foster care system, a sprawling initiative designed to reduce the role of group homes and rely more heavily on relatives and foster homes.
Far-Reaching Bill Promises Overhaul of Calif. Group Homes
California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation yesterday that aims to drastically reduce the number of children placed in group homes as well as the length of time they spend in such placements, part of a package of reforms that will reshape the state’s foster care system.