• Dec 2010/Jan 2011
  • Vol. 11, No. 10

Strategies and Tools for Practice

CBX links you to useful tools for supporting LGBTQ youth and working with the courts to reduce overrepresentation of minority youth, and, for Tribes, some implications of Fostering Connections.

  • Toolkit for Supporting LGBTQ Youth in Care
    A new online toolkit provides information to ensure that lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth in the foster care system receive the support and services they need and...

  • Judicial Strategies to Reduce Disproportionality
    Research has demonstrated that children and families of color are disproportionately overrepresented in the child welfare system. Steps that judges can take to reduce disproportionality are the...

  • Tribal Title IV-E Data Collection and Reporting
    The Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008 (P.L. 110-351) allows Tribes, Tribal organizations, and Tribal consortia to apply directly for title IV-E foster care and...