LGBTQ Supplement to the Diligent Recruitment Navigator.
National Resource Center for Diligent Recruitment. AdoptUSKids.
Information Packet or Sheet Grant Product
Published: February 2017
Child welfare systems may not currently have a clear picture of how many lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth and adults they serve, but that shouldn’t delay building capacity to engage effectively with LGBTQ youth and prospective foster, adoptive, and kinship parents. In order to provide placement stability and permanency for youth, child welfare systems should ensure that their diligent recruitment program includes diverse approaches. (Author abstract, modified)
RECRUITMENT; MINORITY RECRUITMENT; OUTREACH; LESBIANS; GAYS; TRANSGENDER