This document is a motion released on October 30, 2018, by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. The motion calls for the Director of the county Department of Mental Health to provide up to $1.2 million to fund an eighteen-month contract with Tides Center for five full-time fellows, through its Foster America Project. The goal is to help address issues that the county has encountered in effectively serving children and families, as well as protecting children from abuse or neglect . . .