Celia Center Blog

Learn from all the Voices of the Constellation Series First-Birth Parents, Adoptees, Former Foster Youth, Foster Parents, Adoptive Parents, and Kinship …

Celia Center Arts Festival Gallery

Celia Center Arts Festival Gallery

Adopting Resilience, Fostering the Spirit of Creativity: The Voices of the Fostered and Adopted ages 13 & up VIEW OUR VIRTUAL GALLERY  HERE On January 23, 2016, we launched our first-ever Arts Festival. 30 artists all connected by foster care and adoption...

Adopt Salon Conference 2014 News!

Adopt Salon Conference 2014 News!

Facing Trauma with Truth 2014 Adopt Salon Conference was a great success! Mayor Eric Garcetti honors Celia Center with a certificate "As Mayor of the City of Los Angeles, and on behalf of its residents, I am proud to commend Celia Center's "Facing Trauma with Truth...

Foster Care Month Jeanette Yoffe Shares Her Story

Foster Care Month Jeanette Yoffe Shares Her Story

My strength comes in part from luck… I had experienced real love and the healing power of it, from my birth father who visited me in Jewish Child Care, from my foster family, and now from my adoptive parents who through all their human flaws, loved me and WANTED me.