Category: From Our Blog

Urgent need for loving families in LA County
April 25th, 2018From Our Blog
There are more children in Los Angeles County’s foster care system than there are seats at the Staples Center.  All 28,000 children... Read More »
Adoption from Foster Care: How It Works
April 19th, 2018From Our Blog
Adopting a child from the foster care system is an avenue that a lot of prospective adoptive parents consider. Before anyone decides... Read More »
Grieving Adoption: A Real Story About the Ups & Downs
April 7th, 2018From Our Blog
I had a conversation with my mom the other day that started like this: “I used to think adoption was so happy... Read More »
5 Times ‘This Is Us’ Nailed the Adoption Experience
February 15th, 2018From Our Blog
These moments are all so real. ‘This is Us’ just keeps on getting it right. Here are five times the show totally... Read More »
The Adoption Home Study: Preparing and Surviving
February 6th, 2018From Our Blog
When you first start thinking about adoption most people face a mixture of emotions–excitement, confusion, and fear. And one of the most... Read More »
Foster Care Reading List
May 27th, 2016From Our Blog
There are many ways to learn about foster care. From speaking to individuals with firsthand experience to browsing the web, there are... Read More »
Parenting Tips: Teens
May 23rd, 2016From Our Blog
It takes a village, they say, to raise a child. Well it also takes as many hints, tips, and tricks as possible... Read More »
Parenting Tips: Tweens
May 16th, 2016From Our Blog
It takes a village, they say, to raise a child. Well it also takes as many hints, tips, and tricks as possible... Read More »
Parenting Tips: Toddlers
May 11th, 2016From Our Blog
It takes a village, they say, to raise a child. Well it also takes as many hints, tips, and tricks as possible... Read More »
Quiz: Can you name which movie characters had foster care?
May 2nd, 2016From Our Blog
Many of our favorite movie characters were in or came from foster care. Test your knowledge and see how many you can name.