➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
US: Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts, #7: Federal Data Collection, Training Mandates, on LGBTQ Foster Youth
Chronicle of Social Change – August 02, 2016
Rivera would have Congress include a new requirement in the collection of state data in the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS). He would also have LGBTQ Competency Training become a federal requirement for IV-E agencies and foster and adoptive families.