Friends of the Children - Los Angeles supports families impacted by foster care.

We provide mentors - called Friends - from kindergarten through high school graduation, no matter what.

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Our Method

We select children impacted by foster care who face multiple systemic obstacles. We amplify their voices as they write their own stories of hope and resilience.

Our Model

We commit to each child and their parents for the long-term. 12+ years, no matter what.

Each child is paired with a paid, professional mentor called a Friend. We also provide support to the parent, giving a holistic approach to uplifting the entire family.