Foster Youth and Families

Joseph Burton
Picture of Former Foster Youth Lacey Bowman

College-Bound Youth Sets Sights on Stars

Young people often come to Los Angeles seeking stardom. David*,…
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Board & Staff

Walden CEO Teresa Stivers Named Influential Woman of the Year

We are pleased to announce that our very own Teresa Stivers,…
UC San Diego Chancellor's Community Advisory Board

Walden CEO Named to UCSD Chancellor’s Community Advisory Board

UC San Diego Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla today announced…
Joanna Barton and Son

Joanna Barton

Joanna Barton has always loved children’s spontaneity and passion for life. She started out as a preschool teacher’s assistant, and came out to California with big dreams of changing the world. She fulfills that dream every day in her role as a social worker.
Jenny Bolen

Jenny Bolen

Jenny Bolen had only worked at Walden Family Services Riverside office a few days when she recognized that her job as a temporary reception was more than a lucky accident.

Donors & Funders

Walden Family Services Receives Matching Funds from Parker Foundation

Thanks to the generosity of St. Germaine Children’s Charity…

Spring Soirée Raises Needed Funds for Walden Family Services

Solana Beach, CA—In celebration of National Foster Care…