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More LGBT adopters and foster carers needed in Britain

More LGBT adopters and foster carers needed in Britain

More LGBT adopters and foster carers are needed in 2017 to provide loving homes for children in Britain, according to New Family Social. In 2016, 1 in 10 adoptions in England were to same-sex couples, but some 70,000 children in the country remainĀ in care. Experts estimate that an additional 9,000 foster carers alone were neededRead more about More LGBT adopters and foster carers needed in Britain[…]

PARENTING FOR BEGINNERS

PARENTING FOR BEGINNERS

Colin Rogerson, Solicitor-Advocate at Dawson Cornwell, offers some advice on the legal issues associated with the journey to parenthood. More and more LGBT people want to start a family. For several years, Dawson Cornwell have been legal sponsors to the Alternative Parenting Show: an annual show held in Covent Garden that provides an ideal opportunityRead more about PARENTING FOR BEGINNERS[…]

The road to your bump may seem particularly bumpy for LGBT couples

The road to your bump may seem particularly bumpy for LGBT couples

For gay couples keen to start a family, the road to ‘the bump’ may seem particularly bumpy. The process of conception appears cold and clinical, far removed from the warm, loving world in which your baby will be wrapped from the moment it arrives. Before the patter of tiny feet sends you gaga, there areRead more about The road to your bump may seem particularly bumpy for LGBT couples[…]