What is the Foster Care Hotline?

The Foster Care Hotline is for child advocates including CASA volunteers, social workers, foster parents, adoptive parents, and anyone seeking to bring their concern for a child to the attention of the juvenile court.

Hotline Number: 415.924.0587

We can help you much more efficiently if you provide the information requested below so that we can review this information before our telephone conversation.


    Your Name (First, Last) (required)

    Your Email (required)

    Your Phone (required)

    What is your relationship to the child you're inquiring about?

    Child's First Name

    Child's Date of Birth

    Child's Current Placement Start Date (mm/dd/yyyy or approximate)

    Date Child was Removed from Parents' Home (mm/dd/yyyy or approximate)

    Date Child Entered Foster Care (mm/dd/yyyy or approximate)

    Child's Total Number of Placements

    What is Your County of Jurisdiction?

    If you live in LA County, what is your LA County Service Provider Area (SPA)? This is where your DCFS (Department of Children and Family Services) office is located within Los Angeles.

    What is the name of the minor's attorney?

    Name of Juvenile Court Judge or Department:

    What is the date of the next hearing?

    What is the type of hearing? (e.g. 6-month review, 12-month review, .26 hearing)

    Have you been receiving notice of hearings 14 days prior to each hearing?

    If there is a Foster Family Agency (FFA) involved, what is the name of the FFA?

    If there is a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) involved in the case, what is his/her name?

    Please describe your reason for contacting Advokids (required)

    Please review your information, then click "Send".