Acupuncture, Stress, and In Vitro Fertilization
Post-DOMA: Second Parent Adoption Tax Credit Updates for Same-Sex Unmarried Parents
By Melissa B. Brisman, Esq In most cases, if a same-sex couple is not married, a federal income tax credit is likely to cover many
Supporting the Bi+ Community on the Path to Parenthood
Research is beginning to suggest that members of the bi+ community who have children in the context of a different-sex relationship may be more likely to experience depression and anxiety symptoms in the postpartum period. The speculation is that during the transition to parenthood, there is a loss of identity around sexual orientation and a feeling of disconnection from the LGBTQ+ community. The suggestions here aim to keep you connected to your identity throughout the pregnancy and parenthood journey.
Choosing Between a Known and Unknown Sperm Donor
Once Upon a Time, There Was a Much-Wanted Baby (Guess what! That Baby was You!)
Affording Surrogacy Guide
For those who are considering surrogacy to form their families, there is one question that typically rises to the top: how are we going to pay for it? Due to the number of individuals, procedures, and service providers involved in a surrogacy, the process is expensive, often in the six-figure range. While most families do not have that kind of money readily available, there are many options that exist to help make this path to parenthood more financially attainable. In this guide we highlight options for financing your surrogacy from personal loans, to grants and fundraising, and more. Surrogacy is expensive, but it doesn’t have to be inaccessible.
LGBTQ Family Building Survey
2019 LGBTQ Family Building Guide
Our 2019 LGBTQ Family Building Guide is designed to help hopeful parents learn more about all approaches to family building and reproductive health for the LGBTQ community. All articles are written by experts in their fields, and the Guide is available to download or read online.
Parenting Options for the LGBTQ+ Community Handbook
Surrogacy and Egg Donation Handbook
LGBTQ Family Building Grants
Paths to Pregnancy Handbook