Spotlight on LGBTQ Youth in Care

It is estimated that 5 to 10 percent of the children and youth in foster care identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning (LGBTQ). The February issue of CBX looks at an initiative by the Center for the Study of Social Policy on the challenges affecting LGBTQ youth in child welfare settings and a guide to help child welfare professionals better care for LGBTQ youth in foster care. Read the articles