CSULB Guardian Scholars Program


The CSULB Guardian Scholars Program assists current/former foster youth in their educational pursuits by offering services such as academic counseling, financial aid advising, tutoring, mentorship, skills assessment, and math and writing labs throughout their academic career.

For more information, please contact Oneida Santana.

DCFS-Youth Development Services

For more information, please contact Anyika Sholes.

Independent Living Program

The Independent Living Program which is a federally funded program that can offer supplemental services and/or funds for eligible Department of Children and Family Services/Probation Department foster youth or former foster youth.

For more information, please contact Lavonda Jones.