P4 Resources

Resources

Child Welfare

It’s Your Life: Opening Doors: Improving the Legal System’s Approach to LGBTQ Youth in Foster Care (American Bar Association)
LGBTQ Youth and Youth Living with HIV in Foster Care and Juvenile Justice Systems (Lambda Legal)
LGBTQ Youth in the Foster Care System (HRC Issue Brief)
Locked In: Interactions with the Criminal Justice and Child Welfare Systems for LGBTQ Youth, YMSM, and YWSW Who Engage in Survival Sex
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Moving the Margins: Training Curriculum for Child Welfare Services with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) Youth in Out-of-Home Care (National Association of Social Workers)
Opening Doors for LGBTQ Youth in Foster Care: A Guide for Lawyers and Judges (American Bar Association)
Out of the Margins: A Report on Regional Listening Forums Highlighting the Experiences of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Youth in Care (Child Welfare League of America; Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund)
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Queer & Trans Youth in California Foster Care Have Rights: A Know Your Rights Guide (National Center for Lesbian Rights)
Queer & Trans Youth in California Foster Care Have Rights: A Know Your Rights Guide (National Center for Lesbian Rights)
Recommended Practices to Promote the Safety and Well-Being of LGBTQ Youth and Youth at Risk or Living with HIV in Child Welfare Settings (Child Welfare League of America)

Juvenile Justice

Revolving Doors: LGBTQ Youth at the Interface of the Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice Systems (LGBTQ Policy Journal - Harvard Kennedy School)
The Unfair Criminalization of Gay and Transgender Youth: An Overview of the Experiences of LGBT Youth in the Juvenile Justice System (Center for American Progress)
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Toward Equity Training Curriculum

 

Parenting Gender Expansive Children

One Doctor Explains the Journey for Kids Who Are Transitioning
Parenting videos of Dr. Johanna Olson
Raising a Transgender Child (video by Cosmopolitan)
Raising My Rainbow (blog)
Raising Zay: A Family's Journey with a Transgender Child (article with video)
THE FACTS (about transgender kids) (video)