Legislation pending in the California Senate would require that foster children be educated about their right to seek “gender-affirming health care,” which is covered by Medi-Cal, the state’s health insurance program for low-income Californians and foster children up to age 26.
Legislation pending in the California Senate would require that foster children be educated about their right to seek “gender-affirming health care,” which is covered by Medi-Cal, the state’s health insurance program for low-income Californians and foster children up to age 26. roberthyrons Getty Images/iStockphoto
Legislation pending in the California Senate would require that foster children be educated about their right to seek “gender-affirming health care,” which is covered by Medi-Cal, the state’s health insurance program for low-income Californians and foster children up to age 26. roberthyrons Getty Images/iStockphoto

Should ‘gender-affirming health care’ be on the radar for California’s foster kids?

July 02, 2018 09:59 AM