Explore: Adoption

Every day, more and more LGBT people are adopting children who need a good and loving home.

  • 8 Questions to Ask

    Considering adoption? Here are eight questions you should ask yourself before beginning the process.
  • Second Parent Adoption

    A second-parent adoption allows a second parent to adopt a child without the "first parent" losing any parental rights.
  • LGBT-Friendly Agencies

    These agencies participate in HRC's All Children - All Families project and are committed to welcoming LGBT families.


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