While gay dads have always been around, the past couple of decades have seen them emerging from the closet. Owning up to one’s homosexuality always requires courage. However, it is even more difficult for gay dads who may be concerned about the effect of their ‘declaration’ on their children. There is, after all, the very real fear that their children may become the targets of abuse from people with a prejudice against homosexuality.
These are some facts regarding gay dads:
Resources for gay dads are amazingly slim. However, here are a few sites to help gay dads to start with:
Gaydads.co.uk – UK’s largest site for the help and support of gay dads.
Gayparentmag.com – Online version of the oldest, free, nationally distributed publication dedicated to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender parenting (LGBT).