Lesbian and Gay Foster Care and Adoption

Stephen Hicks, Janet McDermott

Research output: Book/ReportBook


New, revised edition of original (1999) text, which brings together a collection of personal accounts by lesbian, gay and trans people who have fostered or adopted children. This includes some follow-up stories from original contributors to the 1999 edition. The book also includes an essay by the authors which reviews: policy, legal and social work practice developments, recent research and key themes arising from the contributors' stories.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherJessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages288
ISBN (Print)9781849055192
Publication statusPublished - 19 Jul 2018


  • gay
  • lesbian
  • transgender
  • foster care
  • adoption
  • social work
  • sexuality
  • LGBT
  • children


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