Creation Date:. The report concludes with an assessment of how proposed bans on allowing GLB individuals and couples to foster might affect foster care systems and fostered children. Discussion and debate about adoption and foster care by gay, lesbian, and bisexual GLB parents occurs frequently among child welfare policymakers, social service agencies, and social workers.
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Washington CNN The Supreme Court agreed Monday to hear an appeal by a Catholic foster agency that argues it's in danger of losing its government contract because it refuses to recruit or certify same sex couples as potential foster parents.
Get The Christian Post newsletter in your inbox. Won't you consider making a gift today? About Russell Shaw Articles. Catholic Social Services is a religious non-profit affiliated with the Archdiocese of Philadelphia that provides foster care services in the city.
But lower federal courts said they city was acting properly to enforce its non-discrimination laws. The dispute landed in court, with the 3rd Circuit U. The Associated Press. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, where it favored the baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.
Here Julie and Jo tell us about their experiences, and why they would encourage other same sex couples to go for it. Several states have or are considering policies that would restrict GLB people from fostering. File name:. Accessibility and standards Terms and conditions Privacy notice Copyright statement Have your say Contact us.
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