Leadership

Leadership

A Message from our Executive Director, Jim Galsterer

When I take time to reflect back upon the many accomplishments in the foster care system achieved over the past 35 years, I’m simply amazed. More effective systems to support struggling families have been developed. The foster care system has been strengthened by increasing financial support and by developing sensible licensing regulations. Every passing year has witnessed improvement of the foster care system.

In 1975, High Sierra Group Home, now TLC Child & Family Services, opened one group home for four teenagers with a staff of two. We now offer comprehensive, integrative services to over 600 foster youth annually, supervised by 130 employees and 155 foster parents dedicated to the care and well being of these very deserving children. Our Leadership Team is dedicated to the quality of services provided to foster care children and their families.

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