Resources for the LGBT Community

Long Legged Stork New Book for the Modern Family

Long Legged Stork New Book for the Modern Family

Dec 13, 2013

Following the success of her Your Family series, children’s author Michelle J Forte is getting her readers involved in the launch of her new book about modern families. Long Legged Stork Michelle, who lives in Adelaide with her partner Tunde, wrote and illustrated her first book Loved by Two for her one-year-old son, Elliott, after realising there were not...

Program for Parents to Address School Bullying

Program for Parents to Address School Bullying

Oct 8, 2013

Launching a New Program for Parents and Guardians To Address Bullying and Build A Positive School Climate Contact: GroundSpark, Eileen Glaser, Education Coordinator GroundSpark and the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRCF) launched a new initiative today to support parents and guardians in addressing bias-related name-calling and bullying in their children’s...

Call for Photos: Modern Families Deadline Extended to September 28!

Call for Photos: Modern Families Deadline Extended to September 28!

Sep 25, 2013

Harvey Milk Photo Center is searching high and low for photos that represent the many forms and facets of family within the Bay Area LGBT and straight ally community. A variety of family units, such as those consisting of parents and children, significant others, extended family members, friends, and pets, will be showcased in this exhibition. Snapshots...

Children With Same-Sex Parents are Thriving

Children With Same-Sex Parents are Thriving

Sep 7, 2013

by Melissa Rodgers People who oppose the right for same-sex couples to be parents readily claim that having same-sex parents can negatively impact on children in many ways, from their psychological health to their sexual identity. However, numerous studies have been conducted into the impact that being raised by gay parents can have on children, and very little...

A Baby Kangaroo Treasure Hunt

A Baby Kangaroo Treasure Hunt

Jan 2, 2012

a gay parenting story A sweet children’s story of how two kangaroos: Jack and Sam, a gay couple, have their own baby by means of an egg donor and surrogacy. Using kangaroos in the story enables children to easily understand the methods related to their conception in a simple and loving way. A Baby Kangaroo Treasure Hunt Carmen Martinez Jover born in...

MTV Gay Parent Docu-Series

MTV Gay Parent Docu-Series

Jul 3, 2011

Are you proud of what your parents have taught you and want a platform to share their lessons of diversity and acceptance? Or is it harder for you to blend in and reveal that you have two parents of the same sex? Have any of your parents unexpectedly “come out”, causing you to adapt to a whole new household? Now is the chance for kids across...