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UPDATE: July 6, 2021 Great news! In response to the COVID19 pandemic, the Chafee program is offering one-time prepaid cash cards to non-minor dependents (NMD)

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Strengthening VC Families Presents – Preserving our Families

2021– A gripping testimonial about the relationship between biological families and social workers, and the importance of protecting children and older youth by helping to strengthen biological families while walking alongside them on a journey towards reunification.

Businesses with Heart Informational Seminar

2020– This uplifting seminar educates the public about the benefits of becoming a Businesses with Heart partner and the many ways this amazing support from our local businesses can make a positive difference in the lives of children and older youth in care, along with resource families and others.

Choose Love – Featuring Michael Sanders

2019 – Michael Sanders provides a motivational workshop to Ventura County social workers to inspire them to serve our families, children and especially teens. The film features a panel of inspiring former teens in care, a biological mother, and a resource parent who each share their uplifting stories. 

“Love Conquers All” Short Film