Tackling foster parent and foster care issues and children in need of a loving family in a safe home problems is a team effort. Whether dealing with careless parents or working to revitalize the agency structure, it truly takes a village. Smiles and Tears CFS has learned what works best over the years to bring foster parents and communty members together for the greater good. Today, we are proud to be fully licensed with a brigade of families  working on behalf of our foster community.


We invite you to contribuite thru a voluntary donation to be used for the foster children and families who always are caring for them. We need your support to provide more healthy activities for our youth. Programs that promote awareness, employment and emacipation training for our young men and women who are getting  ready to be selfsuficient in the community. We invite you to call our office and ask us about how you can be part of our team. Thank you on behalf of our children and youth.


We provide community education services and forums to the community in different areas for foster parents and community members as well. Some of our topics include but are not limited to the following; 1- Certification Training 2- D/F Rate Training 3- CPR/First Aid 4- Parenting Classes 5- Domestic Violence 6- SB-500 Training 7- Independent Living Skills.

 For more information about our trainings schedule, please call our office for more details and fees. 


Basic Requirements

If you can meet the following requriments. You are cordially invited to take an orientation.

1- 21 Years Old 2- Available Room 3- No Criminal Record  4- Driver License 5- Stable Income 6- Reliable Transportation 7- Good Character 8- Open Minded 9- Good Helath 10- Love for Children. 

Our agency is looking for you. Call Us!


Our agency is always hiring good people for different open positions currently available. 

1- Foster Care Social Workers 

2- Office Personnel

3- Quality Assurance

4- Field Representatives

5- Accountant

We encourage you to send your resume via fax or e-mail using the information in our contact section attention Jose F. Islas, CEO

                                          MORE THAN AN AGENCY

We are an organization fully dedicated to the service of the foster care community and the children placed in their homes. We take pride in our resource parents and the high quality of work and efforts for the children in need. 

Our agency welcomes everyone member of the community who decides to become foster parent and to be a part of the solution of a high demanded service in Los Angeles County, San Beranrdino County, Riversid eCounty and Orange County.