• From Obstacles to Success
    January 20, 2017

    If you asked Erica about her journey to get to where she is today, she'd tell you that being a former foster youth is her biggest motivation to succeed. In ...

  • Children Keep Me Going
    BY Rebecca McCullough | January 20, 2017

    Being a social worker is a difficult job and is never a “nine-to-five.” The children keep me going. The cases that make my job worthwhile are the ones where biological ...

  • Writers Contest 2017
    BY Daniel Aguirre | January 16, 2017

    2017 Winners Announced! Writers Contest Awards Ceremony Join PBS SoCal and the Los Angeles Public Library on May 24th to celebrate our winners' milestone success at a special event. WHEN: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 ...

  • PBS SoCal Kids 24/7 Channel!
    BY Andrew Russell | January 11, 2017

    I am excited to announce the launch of a brand new service – PBS SoCal KIDS. It’s a 24/7-television channel dedicated to fun and exciting PBS KIDS programs your children ...

  • Queen Quiz – How well do you know Victoria?
    BY Heather Toner | January 10, 2017

    Masterpiece's newest drama Victoria, starring Jenna Coleman (Doctor Who) and Rufus Sewell (The Man in the High Castle) hits our PBS SoCal airwaves on January 15 at 9 p.m. (and ...

  • What to expect at the 2017 LA Art Show
    BY Heather Toner | January 9, 2017

    The 2017 LA Art Show opens this Wednesday, January 11, at the LA Convention center and runs through the 15th. In anticipation of this LA cultural tradition, we sat down ...

  • Forging Ahead
    BY Elizabeth Green, Fostering Media Connections | January 4, 2017

    When Briana Spencer was 23 years old, she took her first yoga class at Santa Monica City College in Los Angeles and hated it. In reality, yoga forced her to ...

  • Policy Is A Roadmap
    BY Christie Renick, Fostering Media Connections | January 3, 2017

    Although David Green often wears his advocacy hat these days, representing the Service Employees International Union’s (SEUI) local chapter, Green has been a social worker with the Los Angeles Department ...

  • Paying It Forward
    January 1, 2017

    For transitional age youth (TAY), finding and securing housing and employment while staying mentally, physically and emotionally strong can be tough. Shaquenta "Q" McDonald, a former TAY and now Program ...

  • A New Season of Variety Studio: Actors on Actors
    BY Heather Toner | December 26, 2016

    The new season of our Emmy Award-winning program, Variety Studio: Actors on Actors, premieres on January 3, 4 and 5 at 7 p.m. and we are beyond excited. The program ...