Foster care in LA: Stories of hope and resilience

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Mrs. Beavers (left) and Casi. Courtesy of HBO.

Stories about the foster care system are usually filled with tragedy. Los Angeles has the biggest foster care system in the county, charged with 30,000 kids. But some of these kids are safer and happier now, and families are reunited. The new HBO documentary “Foster” tells some of these stories.


Parents Raeanne and Chris with their baby. Courtesy of HBO.

Child Protection Hotline. Courtesy of HBO.