Same sex parents have been out there for some time and in most cases managing fantastically well to bring up fantastic kids.

There has never been a law preventing lesbian, gay or bisexual individuals from adopting children, however there have been laws introduced recently to make it easier and now there are many other ways lesbian and gay people can have children. Featured in this section are some of the options open to lesbian, gay and bisexual people who are thinking of starting a family.