Starting a family raises many hard questions for LGBT+ couples wishing to embark on the incredible parenting journey. Take a look at our real LGBT family stories for first-hand insights…

Thinking about starting a gay family? Don’t know whether to co-parent, involve a third party as a surrogate, find a sperm donor, foster or adopt? Figures from BAAF show that the number of LGBT couples who feel empowered to adopt has more than tripled since 2007 when statistics on this were first collated, but it’s not for everyone. Take a look at our real LGBT family stories for first-hand insights and experiences and share your own

Same-Sex Families – Adoption: Nick, Shawn & Their Twins

Nick and Shawn live in California and always knew they wanted kids; in fact instead of asking for gifts for their wedding, they asked for donations for the adoption process. Although they found the path to become same sex parents stressful, they were selected to adopt twin babies, Nora and Smith. They kindly shared their

Lesbian Parents: Ale, Eva & Babies Larry and Kobe

For the first instalment in our same-sex parenting series, we spoke to Ale and Eva about their journey to parenthood, what their lives look like as lesbian mothers and how a queer family is just as stressful, sleepless and spectacular as everyone else’s. Many people say that having a child makes them feel complete. Would

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