Helping LGBTQ Families Navigate the Child Welfare System - Center for States - Child Welfare Capacity Building Collaborative
Skip to main content
An official website of the United States government
Here’s how you know
The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site.
The site is secure.
ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.
Helping LGBTQ Families Navigate the Child Welfare System
Learn how to create an agency organizational culture that is inclusive and knowledgeable about the unique needs of LGBTQ children, youth, and families.
Capacity Building Center for States
Provides information about creating an agency organizational culture that is inclusive and knowledgeable about the unique needs of LGBTQ children, youth, and families involved in the child welfare system, including questions for determining whether an agency is prepared to work effectively with LGBTQ families and strategies for meeting the needs of LGBTQ individuals.
Capacity Building Center for States. (2016). Helping LGBTQ families navigate the child welfare system. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
This material may be freely reproduced and distributed. However, when doing so, please credit Capacity Building Center for States.