Resources: LGBT Families

Quick Reads

Belasco, Daniel. “My Perfect Family: Two Moms,” from Lilith Magazine, Summer 1999.  Jewish Mosaic.

The PFLAG Story Center


COLAGE (Children of Lesbians and Gays Everywhere),

Family Equality Council,

Gender and Sexuality Psychosocial Programs, Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, D.C.

PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays),



Resources for LGBTQ Parents and for People with LGBT Parents, COLAGE

Faith in Our Families: Parents, Families and Friends Talk about Religion and Homosexuality, PFLAG

“The LGBTQ Family Friendly Children’s Book List,” Family Equality Council

Moore, Fintan, Vicki Wunsch and Barbara Satin. All in God’s Family: Creating Allies for Our LGBT Families. Institute for Welcoming Resources, in partnership with COLAGE and Family Equality Council, 2009.

A Step-by-Step Guide: Starting a Parents’ Group, Family Equality Council


Garner, Abigail. Families Like Mine: Children of Gay Parents Tell It Like It Is. New York: Harper Paperbacks, 2005.

Haffner, Debra W. From Diapers to Dating: A Parent’s Guide to Raising Sexually Healthy Children, 2nd ed. New York: Newmarket Press, 2008.

In My Shoes: Stories of Youth with LGBT Parents, documentary by Jen Gilomen, produced by the COLAGE Youth Leadership and Action Program.