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Big Day of Giving is May 3!

May 1, 2018

California Alliance of Caregivers is among nearly 600 nonprofits in the capitol area that donors can support on Thursday, May 3, Big Day of Giving. The Sacramento Community Foundation began this initiative to grow local philanthropy and to strengthen nonprofits in the greater Sacramento region. Cal...

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Caregiver Day at the Capitol 2018

October 26, 2017

Caregiver Day at the Capitol Join us in February, 2019! On January 30, 2018, 50+ caregivers came to Sacramento to share their stories and experiences with decision-makers in order to improve supports and services for children in foster care. Caregivers were empowered by the opportunity to share th...

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Parent & Caregiver Survey

October 18, 2017

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/oacparentcaregiversurvey California Alliance of Caregivers is part of a Mental Health Services Oversight & Accountability Committee grant working with parents & caregivers statewide to improve services and support families and strengthen the voices of pa...

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Child Care Bridge Would Help Recruit & Retain Foster Homes

May 2, 2017

Published in The Sacramento Bee May 1, 2017 by Jennifer Rexroad, Executive Director, CAC California is in dire need of more foster homes. In Los Angeles County, the number of foster homes decreased from more than 8,000 in 2005 to fewer than 4,000 in 2015; and the need for new foster homes is...

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California Needs Caregiver Advocates

August 17, 2016

The most significant piece of child welfare legislation this decade is AB 403 (Stone) Foster Youth: Continuum of Care Reform. This comprehensive reform effort will have enormous effects on the children in our child welfare system. Implementation is underway as advocates and the Department of Social...

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