Entries by Walden Family Services

Walden opposes Division of Conscience and Religious Freedom

Walden Opposes New Health and Human Services Division of Conscience and Religious Freedom Walden Family Services stands with the Human Rights Campaign and its partners in opposition of the new Division of Conscience and Religious Freedom. The new Health and Human Services division could enable discrimination against LGBTQ people, women and others. Cuts in other […]

A Bright Future for Betty

At age 12, I walked out of the Department of Children and Family Services as a foster child, and into the Walden family. I was placed in foster care due to a life and home situation that was not suitable and dangerous for any child. I was terrified. When I met my foster family for the first time, I […]

The Community Foundation broadens foster family recruitment possibilities

A $20,000 grant from The Community Foundation will expand Walden’s foster and adoptive family recruitment in 2018 across the Inland Empire. We’re honored to continue a thriving partnership with The Community Foundation, who brings a highly respected record for strengthening SoCal through philanthropic giving. This grant will allow unplaced foster children to find loving, supportive […]

Meet Our Heroes: Mary Alice and Ron Brady

For more than a decade, Mary Alice and Ron Brady have ensured that Walden children who need a loving, nurturing, and safe home to live in are able to have just that. The Bradys’ partnership and financial support have directly impacted Walden’s foster care placement, foster parent recruitment and training, adoption services, transitional housing programs for […]

Walden Partners with Raise A Child in Hollywood

Walden is honored to partner with Raise A Child to recruit foster parents. Together, we co-create foster and adoption informational programs. Each event supports, educates, and motivates prospective parents. Last week, we participated in a recruitment event in Hollywood. Every event features real foster and adoptive parents. We are grateful to them for sharing their experience, advice […]

Walden Opposes Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination in Child Welfare Services

Walden Family Services stands with the Human Rights Campaign as a child welfare organization in opposition of LGBTQ discrimination and anti-LGBTQ legislation. We are dedicated to serving the best interests and well-being of children and youth, are deeply concerned about anti-LGBTQ bills that have been introduced in state legislatures around the country this year, including […]