February 2022 CBCAP PLC: Building an Affirming Framework to Support LGBTQ+ Youth

This month’s webinar explores several LGBTQ+ affirming efforts and activities accomplished by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS). State Leads also review national statistics on risk and resilience among LGBTQ+ youth presented by staff from Child Trends and explore some of the data points Child Trends has created using CDC data that focus on school environments and policy maps from the Map Project.

Presenters:

Brandon Stratford, Deputy Program Area Director, Education Research
Child Trends

Lynn Tubbs, Director of Cross System Supports
Division of Youth Development and Partnerships for Success
New York State Office of Children and Family Services