All Children - All Families: Agency Partnerships with the LGBT Community

Partnerships with community groups are very important to effective recruitment from the LGBT community. Organizations should collaborate with LGBT community leaders and/or organizations to ensure that their recruitment efforts are culturally appropriate and effective.

Best practices in Partnering with the LGBT Community:

  • Host forums with LGBT partner organizations where recently recruited families can complete many steps of the process at once.
  • Seek input from the LGBT community you launch your outreach effort.

Read more in Promising Practices Guide: Partnerships with the LGBT Community [PDF]