Senator Leland Yee
California Bill Assisting Parenting Teens Passes Committee Same Week Federal Money Made Available
California State Senate Bill 528, which aims to assist pregnant and parenting teens in foster care, passed the Human Services Committee this week, while President Barack Obama introduced a similar proposal in his Fiscal 2014 budget.
Giving Child Care Priority to Foster Youth with Kids
A California State Senator introduced a bill last Friday to assist parenting youth in the state’s foster care system with child care resources and parenting programs. Sen. Leland Yee, Ph.D., introduced Senate Bill 528, which would prioritize subsidized child care for parenting foster youth.