Single Parents

Single Motherhood through Adoption or Sperm DonationWomen and men choose single parenthood for many reasons, but the most common is that they want to be a parent and they have not found the right partner. What they share is a strong desire for parenthood. Their families can be formed through adoption or through fertility treatment.

+ Adopting as a Single Parent
Single parents face unique challenges in adoption, but it is possible and Creating a Family has many resources on adopting as a single mother or father.  A few we think you will find particularly helpful are:

+ Infertility Treatment as a Single Parent

Single women may use donor sperm (with or without artificial insemination) and single men may use donor egg with surrogacy. Creating a Family has many resources on becoming a single parent via sperm or egg donation. A few we think you will find particularly helpful are:

Many  more Creating a Family radio interviews with experts, videos, blogs, fact sheets, and Q and A’s with Experts on single parenthood can be found at the icons below.

Additional Resources

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Creating a Family Radio Shows on Single Parents

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Creating a Family Blogs on Single Parents

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Creating a Family Factsheets, Tips on Single Parents

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Creating a Family Videos on Single Parents

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Q and A's with Experts on Single Parents

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