Securing LGBTQ+ Parentage by State: Stepparent, Second Parent, and Confirmatory Adoption
A state-by-state guide for LGBTQ+ parents to secure legal parentage through stepparent, second parent/co-parent, and confirmatory adoption.
Happy Family Day, Matthew and Family!
May 22 marks "Family Day" for our Chief Development Officer, Matthew Ramsey, and his family. To celebrate this special day, Matthew reflects on the joys of the past nine years.
Today is Adoption Day: Introducing the Smith Family!
November was National Adoption Month, and though it's December 1, we have one more adoption story to share.
Family Equality Submits Comments Advocating for Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data Collection in Child Welfare
Although our families are over-represented in the child welfare system, there is a lack of data about our experiences.
Transracial Adoption: Tips for LGBTQ+ Parents
For transracial adoptive LGBTQ+ families, there are many ways you can better navigate race, identity, and diversity of lived experiences in your household!
Maintaining Resilience on Your Adoption Journey
Resilience is key for anyone seeking to expand their family through adoption and foster care. Here are some strategies for nurturing resilience on your path to parenthood.
58 | Author, Poet, and Activist: Sunu Chandy
In today's episode, we talk with poet & activist, Sunu Chandy about her work and life as a lawyer, mom, wife, daughter, and outspoken member of the LGBTQ+ community.
57 | An Open Book: LGBTQ+ Inclusivity in Children’s Literature with Alli Harper at Ourshelves
In today's episode, we're joined by Alli Harper, founder of Ourshelves: Diverse Book Boxes for Children, to talk more about the impact of diverse storytelling and how we can come together to advocate for more LGBTQ+ representation in #KidLit.
56 | Intersecting Identities 2.0
Previous guest Nishta and Tatiana return to discuss how adoption factors into their family stories. Learn and laugh with these two rockstar parents of color, from the south, in multiracial families.
55 | LGBTQ+ Adoption & Foster Families
Matthew Ramsey shares his story of fostering to adopt 2 brothers with his husband. He also offers advice for anyone considering adoption.
License to Discriminate: Suing the Trump Administration
Last November, the Trump administration proposed a new rule that would create a license to discriminate. And we responded by suing them.
Report: What’s at Stake in the Fulton Supreme Court Case
Last Updated: August 18, 2020 This report highlights what is at stake in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia, a case that could harm children and