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Review for Lincoln, Oakland, CA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

I've been proud to work with foster youth in Alameda County for over ten years now, and my admiration for the work of Lincoln Child Center has grown tremendously during that time. Especially over the past several years - a time of ever intensifying challenges for all human service agencies in California - Lincoln has consistently demonstrated and affirmed its commitment to serving the most vulnerable among us. Its rich array of programs continues to evolve, and its leadership is fully engaged in ensuring that Lincoln is ahead of the curve, always striving to develop better ways to serve children and families impacted by foster care.

Lincoln is an institution - part of Oakland's past, present, and future.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I've seen Lincoln's children and families stabilize, recover, and learn to thrive

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I believe that under its current leadership, Lincoln can and should continue to expand and innovate, and that foster kids in Alameda County will be all the better off for it.

Role:  Professional with expertise in this field & I collaborate with Lincoln on local and statewide advocacy to improve foster care and children's mental health.