Posts Tagged "Transitional Independent Living"

Celebrating Children Gala Showcases Solutions to Homelessness for Young Adults

Posted by on Sep 26, 2016 in Events, News | 1 comment

Celebrating Children Gala Showcases Solutions to Homelessness for Young Adults

The poplar Autry Museum of the American West was the site for Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services’ 2016 Celebrating Children Gala on Saturday, Sept. 17.  Over 200 people attended the sold out event. The fundraiser raised over $190,000 that will help fund the therapeutic and other crucial support services that Hathaway-Sycamores – one of Los Angeles County’s largest mental health and welfare agencies – provides each year to thousands of children, youth, young adults, and families...

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2016 Celebrating Children Honoree Renée LaBran

Posted by on Jun 7, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

2016 Celebrating Children Honoree Renée LaBran

Renée LaBran was given a tour of Hathaway-Sycamores’ El Nido campus in 2003. After meeting several boys in residential treatment, Renée reflected: “My sons go to school in La Cañada Flintridge less than a mile from these cottages, yet their lives are worlds apart from the boys who call this campus home.” In that precise moment, Renée knew she wanted to make a difference, and Hathaway-Sycamores was the place to do it. For over a decade, Renée has been doing just that. She has served...

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Vicki’s Story

Posted by on Dec 8, 2015 in Stories | 0 comments

Vicki’s Story

The heart-wrenching details are forever etched in Vicki’s mind. It was December of 2010, and Vicki – then 15 – was on winter break, as were her two younger sisters and one younger brother. Instead of enjoying a holiday vacation, the four kids – and their mother – were living in a compact car, surviving on an occasional slice of bread. On one cold and rainy night, Vicki and the others were awoken by a police officer’s blinding flashlight. That bright beam triggered a series of scarring events....

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Pasadena Outlook, May 8, 2014: Hathaway-Sycamores Fosters a Life Worth Living

Posted by on May 7, 2014 in News, Press | 0 comments

Pasadena Outlook, May 8, 2014: Hathaway-Sycamores Fosters a Life Worth Living

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Former Foster Youth Running to Make a Difference

Posted by on Mar 4, 2014 in Events, News, Stories | 0 comments

Former Foster Youth Running to Make a Difference

Everyone at Hathaway-Sycamores is looking forward to the LA Marathon, this year in particular. We will all be cheering on former foster youth Michael Taylor as he races to the finish line. Running a marathon is impressive enough, but Michael is doing it to raise awareness and funds for Hathaway-Sycamores’ Transitional Living Program to help former foster youth like himself. Michael’s goal is to raise $1,000.00 for the program. Click on the link below to see how much Michael has raised so far...

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