Adopting a Child by Lesbian Couple
... a Child by Lesbian Couple
Key Words: Unaccompanied Asylum Seekers, Adoptees, Gay, Lesbians, Child, Foster parents, adopters,
1. Can you see any obstacles to Jacqui and Anne adopting a child?
Yes. The first obstacle encompasses cultural differences amid the child on one side and would-be fosters. Since, both the parties emanate from varied cultures whereby the child may not be able to integrate well with the couple as necessitated and feel secured while under their care. Unaccompanied asylum seekers before arriving in UK, most of them have experienced untold sufferings to the extent of some traumatized (Coghill, 2009). Hence, the relevant authorities (adoption agencies) insist on presenting them to...