The Parent Defender Model Heads West

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The Parent Defender Model Heads West

May 13, 2019 | Ellie Dehghan | Chronicle of Social Change (CA)
In September 2018, Patten and Aleguire launched East Bay Family Defenders with a team of 10 attorneys, a social worker and a peer advocate. It is the dream of two lawyers who came from the East Coast, trained to surround vulnerable parents with a needed support system.
Tags: Child Welfare