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LGBTQ Youth’s Rights in the Foster Care System

The National Center for Lesbian Rights provides this document detailing the rights of LGBTQ youth in the child welfare system. 

Learn about the rights of LGBTQ youth in care with regards to protection from emotional and physical abuse, access to medical care, equal treatment, the right to self-expression, and the right to not participate in religious activities that condemn LGBTQ people.  

Click below to view the document.


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Fostering Success Michigan is a statewide initiative that aims to increase access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth with experience in foster care. Learn how you can contribute to building a holistic network that insulates (i.e., strengthens protective factors and reduces risks) the education to career "pipeline." 

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