How Is This Parenting Guide Different From Others?
The Ultimate Guide For Gay Dads focuses on critical information specifically relevant to gay parents. After reading this book, you’ll have answers to important questions such as:
What legal steps do gay dads need to take in order to protect their families?
If you’re married, do you still need both of your names on your child’s birth certificate?
Can gay dads legally take parental leave from work when expanding their families through adoption, foster care, surrogacy, or other means?
How can you find LGBT friendly pediatricians?
Can a doctor legally refuse to care for you or your child because of your sexual orientation?
How can you find LGBT friendly schools?
What do you say to strangers who ask where your child’s mother is?
What do gay dads do on Mother’s Day?
How can you childproof your home without ruining your décor?
What is the best way to answer awkward and prying questions about your family from strangers?
This book also includes parenting tips and advice from pediatricians, school educators, lawyers, and other same-sex parents. Every aspect of fatherhood for gay men is covered in this essential guide to growing your family in the post-DOMA era. It is jam packed with critical information that will help you build confidence and become the awesome gay dad you were meant to be! If you’re looking for the ultimate gay parenting book, this is it!
The Ultimate Guide for Gay Dads
Same-sex couples are faced with many different options when choosing to have children today. Journey to Same-Sex Parenthood guides and helps prospective LGBT parents to explore these five popular options: Adoption, Foster Care, Assisted Reproduction, Surrogacy and Co-Parenting.
Each section includes a description of the specific family-building approach, followed by personal stories from same-sex couples and individuals who have chosen and gone through that particular journey. The appendix contains important legal issues to consider and questions to ask before deciding to move forward, along with a list of reasons why people may choose each of the five family-building paths and the challenges they may encounter.
Journey to Same-Sex Parenthood provides a unique combination of inspirational firsthand accounts combined with the critical information, tips and advice needed to help couples successfully navigate the complex road to parenthood.
Journey to Same-Sex Parenthood
This marriage equality children’s book portrays a same-sex marriage through the eyes of a child. No struggles or hurdles; just an ordinary marriage like any other.
There’s so much to do now that Uncle Mike and Steve are getting married. Follow Andy on this enjoyable journey as he talks about his uncle's wedding, how it affects him, and the things he gets to do in preparation for the ceremony. You’ll laugh and smile as you read this adorable story about marriage and family.