How the Next L.A. County DCFS Director Can Build Partnerships with Advocates
I hope they find someone who is fearless to lead the Department of Child and Family Services in Los Angeles County, someone for whom this is not a career move, but rather a matter of vision and passion.
Los Angeles’ Next Child Welfare Director Needs Flexibility, Will to Collaborate
The director of the Department of Children and Family Services sets the tone and vision for the functioning of the child welfare system throughout Los Angeles. As such, they must be savvy about making strategic use of existing fiscal structures to create a system that is innovative and able to withstand shifting political winds.
San Francisco Develops Interagency Protocol to Serve CSEC
On February 18, the Child Sex Trafficking Subcommittee of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee’s Task Force on Anti-Human Trafficking discussed the county’s plan to serve commercially sexually exploited children (CSEC) under a new program launched by the state.