I think my case worker doesn't like me because I identify as gay. Can I get a new caseworker?

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Whether you are experiencing discrimination in the foster care system or with a caseworker after leaving Care such as a welfare office caseworker, there are procedures for reporting it and getting reassigned. If you are a foster youth you can discuss this with your CASA and with the Gardian Ad Litem and can request a hearing to get reassigned. You may need to explain your reason for requesting a new caseworker to a judge and it may not be an immediate transfer to another caseworker, as they may need to shift cases to have another caseworker available. It is also important to keep complete documentation of interactions and events with your caseworker and with the others involved in representing you. This may help show if there is a pattern or discrimination, or incompetence of a caseworker.

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I would honestly talk to your social workers supervisor about the concerns and feelings that you have regarding that. You would also benefit and get a better response if you talk to your counselors about it as well and help you process with those emotions.

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Yes you are allowed to get a new caseworker and make their supervisor aware of your feelings so that they can approach the situation now to make sure this doesn't happen again..