What if you’ve been shuffled from one foster family to another, when all you want is to be reunited with your sisters? Or, you have severe asthma triggered by mold in your bedroom wall that your landlord says isn’t his problem to fix? Or, your school refuses to test you for a learning disability even though you still can’t say your ABCs in the third grade?
Children’s Law Center advocates for these kids.
Teaching Derek to Read
Dedicated mom Renee and tenacious lawyer Sarah team up to get a child the education he needs to succeed.
Why Mariana Believes in Change
Mariana had just about given up when she met Anne, her Children's Law Center lawyer.
Michelle’s Journey to Adulthood
“No matter what you’ve been through, as long as you stay focused and you believe in yourself, you can overcome it.” That’s the advice that 20-year-old Michelle gives kids like her who are growing up in foster care today.
John'Ta Finds a Permanent, Loving Family
Severely disabled 11-year-old John'Ta was finally adopted on National Adoption Day by the loving foster family who fought for more than four years to give him a home.
Sierra and Mrs. Mosley
Children's Law Center helped Mrs. Mosley adopt her granddaughter Sierra after she suffered abuse and neglect.
Marco & His Brother Jose
Jose came to Children's Law Center to find a solution for his brother Marco, who wasn't learning in school. Now Marco is in a vocational program and is on the path to independence. Hear Jose talk about why he asked for help and how Children's Law Center helped him fight for his brother's education.
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