Time for Families

Biden’s Consumer Financial Protection Bureau declares anti-LGBTQ credit discrimination illegal

March 10th, 2021

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said that sex-based protections include LGBTQ people now that Joe Biden is in office.

Three dads, a baby and the legal battle to get their names added to a birth certificate

March 7th, 2021

Meet the three dads: Ian Jenkins and his partners, Alan and Jeremy.

We Expect 300,000 Fewer Births Than Usual This Year

March 7th, 2021

Signs are pointing to a sizable pandemic baby bust in the United States, with implications that will be with us for years to come.

Major Evangelical Adoption Agency Will Now Serve Gay Parents Nationwide

March 1st, 2021

The decision comes as more cities and states require organizations to accept adoption applications from L.

House Passes The Equality Act – Sweeping Gay and Transgender Equality Legislation

February 25th, 2021

The bill, The Equality Act, which was first passed by the Democratic-led House in 2019, faces a steep climb in the Senate.

More Adult Americans Are Identifying as L.G.B.T., Gallup Poll Finds

February 25th, 2021

A survey found that 5.

Governor Cuomo Announces Gestational Surrogacy Now Legal in New York State

February 17th, 2021

2020 State of the State Proposal Signed into Law Last Year Takes Effect Law Establishes Criteria for Gestational Surrogacy Agreements, Creates a Surrogates’ Bill of Rights, and Streamlines the “Second Parent Adoption” Process  The Department of Health Has Posted Guidance for Gestational Surrogacy Here and Information on Regulations Here     Governor Andrew M.

Meet the Women Who Become Surrogates

February 15th, 2021

New York State will now allow gestational surrogates to carry babies for other parents.

Cuomo Directs Insurers to Cover Fertility Services for Queer Couples

February 12th, 2021

Governor Andrew Cuomo is directing insurers to begin covering fertility services for queer couples.

Couple Forced to Adopt Their Own Children After a Surrogate Pregnancy

February 2nd, 2021

Tammy and Jordan Myers will have to adopt their twins after two Michigan judges denied them parental rights because the children had been carried by a surrogate.