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Past Newsletters

2023

October 2023

It has been a busy autumn for the Department of Youth Development
(DYD) and we are so looking forward to sharing space with many of you…

July 2023

The Department of Youth Development (DYD) is excited to celebrate its one-year anniversary! DYD launched on July 1, 2022 to support the development of young…

April 2023

Happy Spring! This has been a season of growth for our team and our work together. In March, the Board of Supervisors passed three motions…

January 2023

I hope you’ve all had a good start to the new year. Before looking ahead, I want to share some holiday cheer from 2022. Our team was honored to be able to…

September 2023

Happy Fall! Earlier this month, our partners at the SEED School of Los
Angeles County (SEED LA) launched their second year of operation. SEED…

June 2023

I’m writing to you today to extend a warm invitation on behalf of the Department of Youth Development to join us for our upcoming Policy Priorities Listening…

March 2023

We are excited to announce the launch of the Credible Messenger Pilot Program! This week, a team of sixteen Credible Messengers will begin providing…

August 2023

This summer, DYD continued expanding the department’s infrastructure, bringing on additional staff, building out reentry efforts such as the Credible Messenger…

May 2023

I write to you today with a heavy heart as we remember the life of Bryan Diaz, who tragically passed away at Barry J. Nidorf Juvenile Hall earlier this month. Our…

February 2023

My work with the Department of Youth Development (DYD) begins at a crucial time as we mourn the loss of Tyre Nichols, Takar Smith, Keenan Anderson, and…

2022

December 2022

As this year comes to a close, we are deeply thankful to have the opportunity to support youth in LA County and to be in community with all of you. We…

August 2022

July was a great beginning for the Department of Youth Development!
It has been so energizing to see such a talented, committed group…

October 2022

Thank you to everyone who joined our Town Hall last month to provide thoughtful input on the experience and
characteristics the County should…

July 2022

Welcome to the Department of Youth Development! I’m so excited to share that the Department of Youth Development is now a reality. The staff is in place…

September 2022

It’s been a busy summer here in the Department of Youth Development. As we look to expand the reach of the County’s youth diversion and…
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