This webinar will help legal aid advocates better understand the range of services available to pregnant and parenting teens, as well as highlight some of the unique concerns and considerations when working with this population.
Date training recorded: Mar 25, 2016
Trainer(s): Brian Blalock, Amy Chen, Rebecca Gudeman
Sponsoring Organization(s): Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal), National Health Law Program (NHeLP), National Center for Youth Law (NCYL)


DETAILS

This webinar will help legal aid advocates better understand the range of services available to pregnant and parenting teens, as well as highlight some of the unique concerns and considerations when working with this population.

Specifically, the training will cover:
– public health coverage options available for pregnant teens as well as parenting teens and their babies;
– services available to pregnant and parenting teens, including public benefits, housing, and education support;
family law issues such as support and custody; and
– safety issues legal aid advocates must keep in mind such as confidentiality, CPS involvement, and the intersection of family law rights and safety.

(Please note that LAAC staff is in the process of reviewing the closed captions for accuracy.)

Additional materials will be available at: https://laaconline.egnyte.com/fl/9pCUTD9nPa

Presented by:
Amy Chen, National Health Law Program
Brian Blalock, Bay Area Legal Aid
Rebecca Gudeman, National Center for Youth Law

1.5 hours of general MCLE credit available.

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This webinar is intended to provide legal information, not legal advice for the purposes of training only practicing attorneys. The legal information in this webinar is not intended to be a substitute for seeking personalized legal advice from an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. Further, we do not intend to create an attorney-client relationship with any listener.

Providing Legal Services to Pregnant and Parenting Teens


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MCLE: 1.5 hours
Last revised: Apr 19, 2018 9:50 am
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