Category Archives: Same Sex Couples
What NOT to Say to Same-Sex Parents
According to the 2011 census, 64,575 is the number of same-sex couple families in Canada and that number has increased in the last 6 years. Given that figure, it is surprising how some people still say the strangest thing to same-sex parents. Even when such peculiar comments are meant well, they can still cause huge offense. To avoid any conflicts in the future, here are some questions to a ... READ MORE
Infertility: A Taboo Topic?
One of the most common misconceptions of having a family is the belief that if and when we choose to, we will be able to have one. This assumption is not challenged until such time that difficulties in conceiving arise. Infertility is Complex Infertility is a multi-layered phenomenon, and there are a number of issues involved for the people living with it. It spans the emo ... READ MORE
Same Sex Couples Can Start Families Of Their Own
All it takes to create a loving family is two people who care a great deal for each other, though for some same sex couples the journey to a family of their own in a safe, healthy way and with health care professionals that they can trust may seem just out of reach. Unlike heterosexual couples who are looking to become parents, those individuals of the gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, transsexual and quest ... READ MORE