- January 24, 2020
Research consistently shows that LGBTQ youth are overrepresented in the foster care system, as many have been rejected by their families of origin because of their LGBTQ status, and are especially vulnerable to discrimination and mistreatment while in foster care.
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Every day, more and more LGBTQ people are adopting children who need a good and loving home.
- A #MustWatch message from @HRC President @AlphonsoDavid for #BlackHistoryMonth. https://t.co/T4yLnkksM8... via @hrc
- “No LGBTQ youth should be refused taxpayer-funded assistance. No LGBTQ youth should be forced to compromise their i… https://t.co/cRWDsSvr8u... via @hrc
- “These regulations will further empower agency employees and foster care providers to discriminate against children… https://t.co/SaBrX6hKhU... via @hrc