This Canadian Gay Couple Opened The First LGBTQ Foster Agency in Ontario!
Unfortunately, queer youth are overrepresented in foster programs — thanks to homophobic parents turning their backs on their kids. But fortunately a gay Canadian couple has opened the first LGBTQ foster agency in Ontario to help take some of the load from the system! That and more in our look at youth news from all over the world.
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(Featured image via Chad Craig.)