YLC presents at 2019 Beyond the Bench

YLC is thrilled to have participated in the 2019 Beyond the Bench conference. This statewide conference brings together judges, court professionals, attorneys, social workers, probation officers, agency leaders, students, volunteers, advocates and subject matter experts, mental and behavioral health specialists, educators, and other system partners to transform practice. YLC delivered several trainings including one on […]

Fact sheets on two juvenile justice education bills signed into law in CA

These fact sheets provide basic information about Senate Bill 716 and Assembly Bill 1354 both signed into law in 2019 and effective on January 1, 2020. The SB 716 fact sheet describes which youth are eligible for online college courses, what programs are available, and who is responsible for providing them. The AB 1354 fact […]

Announcing our 2020 Unsung Heroes Honorees!

Click here to reserve your tickets today! Sponsorship opportunities are still available! Click here to learn more or send an email to sweiss@ylc.org. Your fully tax deductible sponsorship of this special celebration is a way to pay tribute to our champions and work by providing critical unrestricted support to sustain and advance our advocacy for vulnerable children. […]

Thank you for a phenomenal 2019!

As 2019 is coming to a close, we want to take a moment to say thank you to our community of supporters for joining in our vision of a world where all youth involved in child welfare and juvenile justice systems are loved, happy, healthy, and thriving. Our accomplishments and victories for children, youth, and families over […]