News Articles

Learn more about how Partners for Children South L.A. is transforming the lives of infants and young children and their families in some of Los Angeles’s most underserved communities.

PCSLA and Partners Launch Mental Health Awareness Campaign


Partners for Children South L.A., Children’s Institute (CII), St. John’s Well Child and Family Center, Watts Leadership Institute and a network of Watts-based nonprofits, are excited to introduce You Good?, a mental health awareness campaign centered in South Los Angeles. The campaign’s goal is to familiarize residents with the signs of trauma and destigmatize discussions […]

COVID-19 Resource Guide and Support for Children and Families


During these difficult times, PCSLA families need our help more than ever. In response to COVID-19, we have launched our Health & Wellness Project, which is designed to provide families affected by COVID-19 with: Emergency financial assistance — rent, utilities, food Emergency services — COVID-19 testing, mental health support Education support — scholarships and in-home […]

Catholic School-Community Agency Partnership In Action!


PCSLA and the Specialty Family Foundation joined together in 2018 to launch our Faith-Based Project, which enabled us to bring our Early Childhood System of Care to South LA Catholic churches and schools to provide children and families with much-needed services and support. Now, through the generosity of the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, the project […]

SLACWI is Now Partners for Children South L.A.


The South Los Angeles Child Welfare Initiative (SLACWI) has a new name and brand identity. The agency, which works with infants and children up to age 5 and their families in some of the city’s most underserved communities, is now known as Partners for Children South L.A. PSCLA’s new logo is a tree whose colorful […]