Leslie Starr Heimov
Citing Deportation Threat, L.A. Will Offer Legal Help to Some Foster Youth
Los Angeles County leaders have approved new funding to provide immigration lawyers for foster youth, citing changes to federal policies that have made it more difficult and risky to address the rights of abused and neglected youth in the immigration system.
Survivors of Trafficking Invited to Join Calif. Action Team
The California Child Welfare Council is inviting survivors of sexual exploitation to join the ranks of its Commercially Sexually Exploited Children (CSEC) Action Team, specifically as members of its advisory board.