We are a team of LGBTQ and ally researchers who want to share some of our findings with our communities. This website is for families, service providers, and researchers who care for LGBTQ people and who want to support them. We made this website because we wanted to share useful information with you!
I have one gay friend, who isn't quite sure about surrogates, he's not quite sure about partnerships, or if he'd ever want to father a child himself. But he sees [my child] and is like "you need to keep posting pictures, I need to see every moment of it". I get to share my joy with my friends.
Most of our findings are coming from a 2-year study called Postpartum Wellbeing Study (Funded through The National Institute of Health), a research study where we looked at the mental health and wellbeing of women of various sexual identities in the Toronto and Boston areas as they transitioned into parenthood. These were some of our questions: