ERIC Number: ED492068
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006
The Link: Connecting Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare. Volume 4, Number 4, Spring 2006
Child Welfare League of America (NJ1)
"The Link" is a periodical published by the Child Welfare League. The Child Welfare League of America is the nation's oldest and largest membership-based child welfare organization. They are committed to engaging people everywhere in promoting the well-being of children, youth, and their families and protecting every child from harm. This issue of "The Link" contains the following articles: (1) The Legal Rights of Young People in State Custody: What Juvenile Justice Professionals Need to Know When Working with LGBT Youth (Rudy Estrada and Jody Marksamer); (2) Director's Message (Christy Sharp); (3) Adolescents, Maturity and the Law (Jeffrey Fagan); (4) Public Policy Update; and (5) Juvenile Justice News and Resources. [For the the Winter 2006 issue of "The Link," see ED489787. For the Summer 2006 issue, see ED492069.]
Descriptors: Youth, Juvenile Justice, Child Welfare, Civil Rights, Public Policy, Adolescents, Social Bias, Homosexuality, Institutionalized Persons, Sexual Orientation, Physical Health, Mental Health, Safety, Brain, Adolescent Development, State Legislation, Social Discrimination, Equal Protection
Child Welfare League of America. P.O. Box 932831, Atlanta, GA 31193-2831. Tel: 800-407-6273; Tel: 770-280-4164; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.cwla.org/pubs.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Child Welfare League of America, Inc., Washington, DC.