LGBTQ Issues & Child Welfare

The NRCPFC has compiled listings of resources related to LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning) issues and child welfare. The information and resources have been organized into the following categories:  

  • LGBTQ Children and Youth in Child Welfare
    This section contains resources on LGBTQ children and youth in the child welfare system from:  ACF, the Children’s Bureau, and T/TA Network; collaborating organizations; and, the States. Resources include publications, research/reports, information packets, PowerPoint presentations, webinars, webcasts, videos, toolkits, trainings, and curricula. Links to relevant websites are also provided.
  • LGBT Parents in Child Welfare
    This section provides information related to LGBT parents and the child welfare system from: ACF, the Children’s Bureau, and T/TA Network; collaborating organizations; and, the States. It includes resources to support child welfare professionals in working with LGBT-headed resource families, as well as materials for LGBT resource parents. Resources include publications, PowerPoint presentations, research/reports, bibliographies and resource lists, webinars, webcasts, and videos. Links to relevant websites are also provided.

 

Last updated 8/1/13