LGBTQ Community

Family Equality’s Path2Parenthood program is here to help members of the LGBTQ community who are interested in becoming parents or growing their families’ find the resources they need!

Check out the resources on this page, and watch this space for more new resources and educational opportunities coming soon!


Resources for Prospective Parents

Glossary – Family Building via Adoption & Foster Care

Check out an A-Z of terms commonly used in the process of forming a family via adoption and foster care.

Glossary – Family Building via Pregnancy

Check out an A-Z of terms commonly used in the process of forming a family via pregnancy.

LGBTQ Family Building Grants

Check out a list of grant opportunities that are available for the LGBTQ community to help offset the costs of assisted reproductive technology and/or adoption.

State LGBTQ Family Law Guides

Family Equality’s policy team works with attorneys and in-state partner organizations to prepare guides to family law for LGBTQ state by state. Click the links on the map below to view the state law guides we have prepared so far:

The guides are also listed in our Resource Library.