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If you're thinking about starting a family, you've come to the right place!

Gays With Kids is the world’s premier platform dedicated exclusively to helping gay, bi and trans men create and raise families. We launched our first services offering, GWK Academy, in early 2022 and we hope it becomes known as the very first stop on a queer man’s journey to fatherhood. Whether you’re here to learn about all your options to become a dad, or you’re in research mode with the path to fatherhood you’ve already chosen, you’ve come to the right place. We offer three opportunities:

In the months ahead, please be on the lookout for new services that will provide even more support for family-building, as well as service offerings to support dads already raising families.

If you’re interested in learning about your options to become a dad, or you have already chosen your path to fatherhood but are in research mode, we encourage you to visit our website sections on surrogacy & IVF, adoption and foster care. You will find tons of resources created in collaboration with recognized leaders from among the different family-building partner fields, each of whom shares our passion for LGBTQ+ family-building!

Surrogacy/IVF

Adoption

Foster Care

Not ready?

This  e-book provides a great overview of the various options available in the United States to most queer men — AdoptionFoster Care, Surrogacy & IVF — including timelines for each path, approximate fees involved, and other nuances to help you choose the best path for your family.