This webinar discusses the need for agency policies to support LGBT young people in the juvenile justice system. Example policies are included.
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The Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) and other changes in law and policy have created new expectations of juvenile justice personnel.
Best Practices in Creating and Delivering LGBTQ Cultural Competency Trainings for Health and Social Service Agencies
This document explains how to effectively develop and deliver LGBTQ cultural competency training.
This provides invaluable information for anyone working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer or questioning (LGBTQ) youth.
Toward Equity: Understanding Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Gender Expression, and Developing Competency to Serve Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth in the Juvenile Justice System Training Curriculum
This training aims to improve the experiences and outcomes of LGBT youth in the juvenile justice system
Keeping Vulnerable Populations Safe under PREA: Alternative Strategies to the Use of Segregation in Prisons and Jails
This guide provides prison and jail administrators and staff with strategies for safely housing inmates at risk of sexual abuse without isolating them.
The purpose of this practice guide is to provide instruction on how to create a LGBTQ task force and how to handle possible challenges.
Surviving the Streets of New York: Experiences of LGBTQ Youth, YMSM, and YWSW Engaged in Survival Sex
The report documents experiences and characteristics of LGBTQ Youth, YMSM, and YWSW youth who engage in survival sex.
Restoring Justice: A Blueprint for Ensuring Fairness, Safety, and Supportive Treatment of LGBT Youth in the Juvenile Justice System
This brief explains what works for LGBT youth by outlining the critical components of model juvenile justice policies and sample language.
This fact sheet promotes the safe, inclusive treatment of youth who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) in juvenile justice systems.