A.J. and Daniel

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Q: I read your article about being eligible to be a foster parent, but would like to learn more about adopting through foster care. How do children become

Foster Parenting as a Gay Dad: It’s Worth It

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Can We Become Foster Parents in New York as a Gay Couple?

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Kergan and Russ

Kergan and Russ are adoptive parents to two boys in Orange County, CA. Mason,11, was adopted through a private agency, and Marcus, 9, was adopted through foster care.

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