Share Your Heart L.A. - Get Informed About Foster Care And Adoption

An adoptive parent is someone who provides a permanent safe, stable and loving home for a child or children when it has been determined that they cannot safely be returned to their birth parents or relatives.

Winner of 2016 NACO Achievement Award

DPSS is the recipient of 2016 NACO Achievement Award in several categories.

Homeless Initiative

More than 11,000 people throughout Los Angeles County and the state have signed a petition urging Governor Jerry Brown to declare homelessness in California a state of emergency. The Board of Supervisors has unanimously voted for this declaration.