Year: 2017 Source: Edmonton, AB: Office of the Child and Youth Advocate Alberta, 2017. 47 p. SIEC No: 20170622

The information for this report was gathered through a combination of one-to-one interviews, focus groups, and online surveys. In total, over 280 young people and stakeholders participated in lending their voices to this report.
Based on what we heard, four themes emerged:

  • Identity
  • Safety
  • Appropriate places to live
  • Services and supports

with five recommendations arising from the report intended to improve the circumstances for LGBTQ2S+young people in government care.