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Wayne Jackson: Former Foster Youth Paying it Forward

Posted by on Feb 11, 2014 in Stories | 0 comments

Wayne Jackson: Former Foster Youth Paying it Forward

“Seeing the kids grow is one of the best rewards I get from my job,” says Hathaway-Sycamores Youth Advocate, Wayne Jackson. In and out of foster care since he was 7 or 8 years old, Jackson credits his background in the foster care system and his experiences in Hathaway-Sycamores Transitional Independent Living Program (TILP) with giving him the skills to help the young adults in the program today. After being emancipated from foster care shortly before he turned 18, Jackson was in...

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KCAL9 News Sept. 17, 2013: Fundraiser at Dodger Stadium

Posted by on Sep 18, 2013 in News, Press | 0 comments

KCAL9 News Sept. 17, 2013: Fundraiser at Dodger Stadium

  Dr. Emily McGrath, a clinical psychologist at Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services, visited the KCAL9 studios Tuesday to talk about their upcoming fundraiser. (View video above or click here to watch the video of Hathaway-Sycamores’ Dr. Emily McGrath on KCAL9 News.) The Sept. 24 “Celebrating Children” event starts at 6:30 p.m. and concludes at 10:30 p.m. The public can purchase tickets to the event, which will include a Stadium Club cocktail party; suite-quality food;...

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