Harold Birtcher "Our prisons are full of people who were in foster care, and those people were in, quote unquote, straight family homes," If gays are already adopting, they and their children deserve equal rights Gay adoption is better than foster care for children. In general, it is easier for gay and lesbian couples to adopt domestically than internationally. Whatever ideal we might have, the psychological and physical welfare of the child must come first. This doesn't mean that these are in any was worse. While the benefits of adoption are clear, gay adoptive parents will likely also face many of the same challenges that heterosexual adoptive parents experience:
Pruett, these children may fare better than children of single-parent families.
“What does adoption mean to a child?”
They provide this unbelievable sense of security. But does openness to homosexuality increase the likelihood of becoming homosexual? Adoption By State Alabama Birmingham. Gay marriage [ Edit ] External links and resources ["Gay adoption: June 27, ] ACLU: Child Welfare Information Gateway.