Affirming and Supporting LGBTQ Children and Youth in Child Welfare

See statistics on increased risks for LGBTQ youth and learn how child welfare systems can use healthy approaches when working with LGBTQ children and youth.

Publication year: 2016
Author:
Capacity Building Center for States

Description

Provides statistics on increased risks for LGBTQ youth as well as information on how child welfare systems can avoid harmful practices and use healthy approaches when working with LGBTQ children and youth.

Suggested Citation

Capacity Building Center for States. (2016). Affirming and supporting LGBTQ children and youth in child welfare. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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