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Lesbian and gay foster care and adoption

Author: Stephen Hicks; Janet McDermott
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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New collection of stories from lesbian, gay and transgender foster and adoptive parents about the challenges and rewards of parenting children of all ages. Interviews with some of the first LGBT  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McDermott, Janet.
Lesbian and gay foster care and adoption.
London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, ©2018
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Hicks; Janet McDermott
ISBN: 9780857009395 0857009397
OCLC Number: 1044948087
Notes: Earlier edition published in 1999 as: Lesbian and gay fostering and adoption.
Description: 1 online resource (269 pages)
Contents: Introduction --
Original (1999) stories with 2017-18 updates. Nita and Clare: Two Mums, three daughters --
Paul and Richard: A complete life-changing experience --
Lee: They always come back eventually --
Elizabeth and Mary: Expect the unexpected --
Kath: On to the next generation. New stories --
Jamie and Simon (2015): We never thought we could be parents --
Dylan (2015): Being positive about difference --
Duilip and James (2015): They've got two Dads! --
Barbra and Shazia (2014): Getting caught up in the system --
Mike and Andrew (2015): Being an advocate --
Teresa and Cath (2015): They've been left in Limbo --
Rob (2013) The issue is being in care, not being cared for by a gay man --
Darrell and David (2015): Becoming a family.
Other Titles: Lesbian and gay fostering and adoption.
Responsibility: [edited by] Stephen Hicks and Janet McDermott.

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