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LGBT Youth In Out-of-Home Care

Rights and Responsibilies of Working with GLBT Youth

Advocates for Youth champions efforts to help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health. Advocates believes it can best serve the field by boldly advocating for a more positive and realistic approach to adolescent sexual health.

Caseworkers with LGBTQ Clients

Lambda Legal & Child Welfare League of America
Lambda Legal is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of LGBT people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.
Child Welfare League of America will lead the nation in building public will to ensure safety, permanence, and well-being of children, youth, and their families by advancing public policy, defining and promoting practice excellence and delivering superior membership services.

Foster Care and Education Q&A

Postsecondary education resources for youth in and transitioning out of the child welfare system. Authored by the American Bar Association Center on Children and the Law, Education Law Center, and Juvenile Law Center.

Struggling To Survive: LGBT Homeless Youth on The Streets

The California Homeless Youth Project (HYP) is a California Research Bureau (CRB) research and policy initiative conducted in collaboration with the California Council on Youth Relations, a project of New America Media (CCYR/NAM).  The project is committed to bringing youth to the policy table and to informing policymakers, opinion leaders, and other stakeholders about the needs of unaccompanied homeless youth.  Funding for the project is provided by The California Wellness Foundation.

Foster Parents Caring for LGBTQ Youth

Lambda Legal & Child Welfare League of America

A Place of Respect: A Guide for Group Care Facilities Serving Transgender and Gender Non-conforming Youth

National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) and the Sylvia Rivera Law Project (SRLP)

Attorneys Guardians ad litem and Advocates Representing LGBTQ Youth

Lambda Legal & Child Welfare League of America

Working with Transgender Youth

Lambda Legal & Child Welfare League of America

Working with Homeless LGBTQ Youth

Lambda Legal & Child Welfare League of America