“Approximately 5 children die every day from child abuse,” said Councilmember Awad, “Richstone is in the business of helping to mend families, preventing child abuse, and building strong families.”

Serving the South Bay since 1974, Richstone continues to be one of the most progressive centers for trauma-focused treatment and the prevention of child abuse in Los Angeles County.Richstone_Family_Center_Hawthorne

They are the first Southern California recipients of a Blue-Ribbon Affiliate designation from Parents as Teachers, recognizing their commitment to providing quality services to kids and their families from communities in L.A. County’s South Bay and neighboring South L.A. areas.

“Their logo says it all.  A stitched together heart …mending one heart, one child at a time by preventing child abuse and building strong families. And we want more people in the South Bay to know about all they do,” added Councilmember Awad.

The Richstone Family Center is located at 13634 Cordary Avenue in Hawthorne. They can be reached at rfcinfo@richstonefamily.org or by phone (310) 970-1921