Entries by Sarah Austin

Walden Family Services Meets with Senator Feinstein’s Representatives

Walden Family Services recently met with two representatives from Senator Dianne Feinstein’s office to discuss the increasing challenges and needs of homeless and foster youth. Also included in the meeting were foster and adoptive parents. Representing Feinstein were Sabiha Khan and Cameron Onumah. Sue Evans, Walden’s chief operations officer who represented Walden at the meeting, stated, “It […]

Walden Foster and Adoptive Parents Recognized at RaiseAChild Honors Gala

Congratulations to Walden foster and adoptive parents Oraisa and Shindana for being recognized at the 5th Annual RaiseAChild Honors Gala.    RaiseAChild is the nationwide leader in the recruitment and support of LGBT and all prospective parents interested in building families through fostering and adopting. The organization’s annual Honors Gala, held earlier this month, honored […]

A Walden THP+FC Program Success Story

Congratulations to Haley on her recent graduation from Walden’s THP+FC Program!  Haley was in our THP+FC program for approximately two and a half years and was able to save $5,380 in her graduation savings fund. Haley is a full-time college student who has a bright future ahead of her. She recently obtained an internship through […]

Tender Greens Supports Walden’s Transitional Foster Youth through Sustainable Life Project

We’re excited to announce that Walden Family Services has partnered with Tender Greens through the company’s Sustainable Life Project, a culinary internship program for foster youth. Through the program, Walden’s transitional foster youth in Los Angeles will have the opportunity to gain valuable life skills by participating in a paid six-month internship consisting of work […]