Perhaps because it has been on my mind, I seem to be finding these discussions everywhere. Last week, I was talking with a social worker and adoption agency owner who I respect.
Should gay couples or single people be able to adopt children? Two friends of mine both lesbians have adopted a son fromRussia and one from another country. They are wonderful parents totheir children and spend more quali…ty time with them than a lot ofheterosexual parents I know.
The other friend is also female and alesbian and she and her partner raised an adopted son and he is now26 and straight as an arrow. He's extremely proud of both parents.
If you want to see a good twist on this see the movie "Bird Cage"with Robin Williams. Although my husband and I laughed ourselvessick over it, we realized just hard it is for gays to deal withtheir straight adopted children and wanting a good life forthem.
Single people should really consider adopting a child because ifthey adopt a son then eventually that child will want a fatherfigure and one is not available to provide for those needs.
A momsimply can't be everything. Is it okay for gay people to adopt? Yes of course it is. As long as they provide a loving home andraise the child with their values.
Gay people are just as qualifiedto adopt and raise a child just as straight pe…ople do, and allrecent studies show that children do very well in gay households.
The legality of same-sex adoption does depend in which country youare in. How do people react in gay adoption? I say that some people react in disgust thinking that the childs' life that they are adopting will be corrupt growing up in a house with two fathers or two mothers.
Yet, on th…e other hand, it doesnt matter whether both parents are the same sex or not all that should matter is whether the parents are fit to love and nurture the child.
Should gay people be allowed to adopt children? Opinion from an opponent of the idea: In most countries this is illegal however it is permitted in certain circumtances. It is a historical and undoubted fact that the b…est environment in which to raise children is within a stable marriage of one man and one woman.
One mother and one father. This is how children have been raised for centuries. Having, for example, two fathers can be seen as an insult to societal norms. Opinion from someone supportive of the idea: Studies show that children raised by gay parents grow up to be well-adjusted members of society.The Adoption Council of Canada.
Q – Can I adopt if I am gay or lesbian? A – Yes. In Canada, there are no legal prohibitions to same-sex adoption.
However, some countries do not permit international adoptions by same-sex couples. Contact your local agency or provincial child welfare authority to find out their applicable guidelines. 25 Motivational Adoption Quotations And Poems For Adopting Parents I don’t know about you, but I love adoption quotations and poems.
They’re so motivating, especially at this time of the year when everything seems so full of promise and possibilities. If second-parent adoption is unavailable where you live, you should prepare a written co-parenting agreement or a custody agreement with your partner.
At least, you should gather other evidence that can prove that you are a family. The incidences of gay adoption and gay parenting are growing exponentially. Find out the positive facts about gay & lesbian adoption and parenting. Approximately 2 million LGBT people are interested in adopting.
Families are created with LOVE. Disclaimer. Gay couples should not be allowed what so ever?
Yes, you are probably thinking Gay couples have rights, but so do the children they are adopting think about the kids. When they grow up the will so confused about whether they should like the same sex or the opposite. It is wrong for gays to adopt.
The Child Citizenship Act of allowed foreign-born adoptees to become automatic American citizens when they entered the United States, eliminating the legal burden of naturalization for international adoptions; Census included “adopted son/daughter” .