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Maybe Baby Fall 2017

  • Sunday, September 17, 2017
  • Sunday, October 29, 2017
  • 5 sessions
  • Sunday, September 17, 2017, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM
  • Sunday, September 24, 2017, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM
  • Sunday, October 08, 2017, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM
  • Sunday, October 15, 2017, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM
  • Sunday, October 29, 2017, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM
  • Whitman Walker Health, 1525 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20009

Registration

  • For couples who would like to register and attend the Maybe Baby class together.
  • For prospective LGBTQ parents who would like to register and attend the Maybe Baby class as an individual.

Maybe Baby Class Overview:

The Maybe Baby series is designed for prospective parents, singled, married or partnered, who are considering parenthood and interested in learning more about the options for building a family.   The series covers a wide range of topics, including readiness, overview of adoption, assisted reproduction, and surrogacy; financial and legal issues; building a support network; decision making as a couple; considerations for single parenting; and the joys and challenges of being an LGBTQ-headed family.  The class is designed to provide a balance of active discussion and sharing, as well as to gain practical, accurate information that helps set the foundation for moving forward. 


In order to insure you get the most out of this class, please indicate your gender identity on the registration form. Your gender identity is an important piece of information for group facilitators to understand your needs as an individual or a couple, to identify the paths to parenthood that may be available to you, and assign you to the appropriate track of classes. 


Location: Whitman Walker Health, 1525 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20009


Cost: The cost is $250 per couple, $150 for singles.  


Fall 2017 Maybe Baby Schedule*:

  • Sunday, September 17 - 2-5 PM - Getting Started + Am I Ready for Parenting?
  • Sunday, September 24 - 2-5 PM - Paths to Parenthood: Adoption 101 + Fertility Options/Surrogacy
  • Sunday, October 8 - 2-5 PM - Legal Issues & Financial Planning
  • Sunday, October 15 - 2-5 PM - Transracial/Transcultural Adoption + Where Your At Now Reflection
  • Sunday, October 29 - 2-5 PM - Parent Panel + Closing & Next Steps
*Topics subject to change. Pending confirmation of speakers and panelists.

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