“Confirmatory” or Second-Parent Adoption: What You Need to Know
Use this resource to understand a little bit more about what the confirmatory adoption process looks like and why we strongly advise any LGBTQ+ parent who built their family with assisted reproductive technology to embark on this journey.
Reaching 4 Million LGBTQ+ Families
Our research shows that in the coming years, more than 4 million LGBTQ+ millennials will start or grow their families—and we plan to be here every step of the way.
Fertility for Transgender Women Before HRT: New Study Provides Answers
A new study sheds light on whether transgender women have the same fertility options as cisgender men before ever taking hormones.
Trans Fertility: How Does Testosterone Affect Egg Health?
New research sheds light on how testosterone impacts our reproductive systems, specifically egg health in transgender men.
LGBTQ+ Paths to Pregnancy: Using a Known Donor
If you're curious about family-building using a known sperm donor, maybe you're wondering how to co-parent with a platonic friend? Or how to ask someone to be your donor?
Celebrating Passage of the Child-Parent Security Act in New York
In April 2020 LGBTQ+ families in New York celebrated a significant win; a rare spark of good news amid the challenges posed by the Covid-19
WATCH: Gay Dads Who Write: A Reading with Richie Jackson & Steve Disselhorst
What does it mean to be a gay dad? Two talented writers, fathers, and change-makers—Richie Jackson and Steve Disselhorst—read excerpts from their books and share their thoughts on the LGBTQ+ community and parenting.
WATCH: Trans Fertility & Family-Building 101
Are you still thinking about fertility, even in the time of coronavirus diseare (COVID-19)? Why not keep learning about your body and what it's capable of!
WATCH: COVID-19 Interrupted Our LGBTQ+ Family-Building Journey. Now What?
We talked with LGBTQ+ family-building expert Dr. Kim Bergman this week to get some advice for LGBTQ+ parents-to-be whose path to parenthood has been interrupted by COVID-19.
The Child-Parent Security Act in New York
Table of Contents: What is the Child-Parent Security Act? Parentage Law and Surrogacy in New York State How Does the Child-Parent Security Act change New
Building LGBTQ+ Families: The Price of Parenthood
Becoming a parent is expensive, regardless of who you are, where you live, or how many adults will be raising the child(ren). For LGBTQ+ people, that number can increase significantly because of the added cost of bringing a child into the family through adoption, foster care, or assisted reproductive technology.
Family Equality Sponsor Spotlight: CCRM Fertility
Family Equality is thrilled to have the support of corporations who both serve our communities and elevate our work through their contributions to our organization.