Date(s) - February 17, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
A twelve week course for gay, bisexual, and queer men who are considering parenthood. This course emphasizes adoption, surrogacy, and co-parenting for gay, bi, and queer-identified men.
Explore practical, emotional, social, financial, medical and legal issues related to becoming a parent. Find information, clarify needs and decisions, and build community. Daddies & Papas 2B is offered as a twelve week course once in the fall and once in the winter of each year.
- Getting Grounded: Ideas of family, lifestyle changes, routes to parenthood
- Surrogacy 101
- Surrogacy: Dads’ perspectives
- Adoption 101
- Adoption: Dads’ perspectives
- Legal Issues
- Self-Advocacy: Building out confidence and our communities
- What about the kids?
12 Week Course Information
This model is offered to encourage opportunities to build community over time.
Wednesdays, 7:00 – 9:30 PM
The 519 Church Street Community Centre
February 17 – May 4, 2016
The registration fee for 12 week courses is $150 + HST per person
Register online and pay online with a credit card or PayPal, or pay in person at The 519 Front Desk, with cash, credit, or debit card.
A sliding scale is available. Simply register online to hold your space and we will contact you to finalize the amount payable and the payment arrangements.
LGBTQ family planning courses are joint programs of The 519 and the LGBTQ Parenting Network at Sherbourne Health Centre.
Register Starting December 1, 2015
The information on this form is being collected by the LGBTQ Parenting Network, which is a program of Sherbourne Health Centre. Your information will be used to administer and communicate with you about the LGBTQ family planning courses and will be shared with The 519 Church Street Community Centre for that purpose. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer this information to outside parties.
For more information, please refer to the Sherbourne Health Centre Privacy Statement.
Registration for this event has closed.