One Mother’s Firsthand Account of the Importance of Family Acceptance
Kerri Williams, a mental health and adoption advocate in North Carolina, makes a powerful case for why child welfare agencies must provide adoptive parents with resources on supporting LGBTQ young people. She explains, “Coming out can be a scary moment for any young person, but even more so for adopted kids. By coming out, they risk losing their tenuous, budding relationships with new family members. They may be risking everything.” Read the full piece on Buzzfeed News.