- LGBT Family Building Expo in NYC | Saturday May 6, 2017
Become a Parent via Surrogacy, Egg or Sperm Donor or Adoption[caption id="attachment_6910" align="alignleft" width="220"] Book a Free LGBT Family Building Consult at Expo.[/caption] Thinking of becoming a parent? Dreaming about it? Mark Leondires MD and Medical Director at Gay Parents To Be® blends his personal & professional experiences to bring you a comprehensive vision of the journey you would embark on. Dr. Leondires will be present and is available for consults at the 2017 LGBT Family Building Expo, brought to you by The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center, this Saturday, May 6. THE 2017 LGBT FAMILY BUILDING EXPO Whether you are planning on becoming a parent to a teenager or an infant, we've got the resources you need. This full day of workshops, panels and exhibitors will provide important information on adoption, surrogacy, foster care and alternative insemination. One-on-one consultations are also available with medical and legal professionals.
Starting the Conversation Can Be The Hardest Part. Schedule a Consult.WHEN: Saturday, May 6, 2017 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. WHERE: The Center, 208 W 13 St, NYC This is THE event for LGBT family building, offering resources & education about adoption, surrogacy, foster care and alternative insemination. Dr. Leondires will be participating in the lunch time panel discussion and will also be available for one on one consultations with you. Dr. Leondires' panel discussion will be on "Moving Forward: Family Building in Tough Times" SCHEDULE 11 a.m.
Exhibitor Tables Open11-11:45 a.m.
On The Road To Parenthood11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Lunch and Program
Moving Forward: Family Building in Tough Times1-1:50 p.m.
Trauma Informed Parenting
On The Road To Single Parenthood
New York's Paid Family Leave Law: What You Need to Know1-5 p.m.
Medical Clinics (Register Upon Arrival)
Planning Parenthood Through Surrogacy
Planning Parenthood Through Alternative Insemination2-3:15 p.m.
Foster Care Basics
Private Adoption A-Z: Getting Started
Alternative Insemination: Known vs. Unknown Donors
Legal Aspects of Surrogacy3:45-5 p.m.
The Evolution of Transracial Families: Honoring the Burden & Dignity of Difference
The Private Adoption Journey
Alternative Insemination: Medical and Legal Decisions
Perspectives on Surrogacy and IVFFREE REGISTRATION
- Complimentary Consults With Dr. Leondires in ManhattanDr. Mark P. Leondires, medical director of Gay Parents To Be, will be scheduling complimentary consultations for gay couples or single gay men who want to learn more about their family building options this January. WHEN? 9am to 5pm on Saturday, May 13th WHERE? Gay Parents To Be (Manhattan Office) 1625 3rd Ave., Suite LL, New York, NY 10128 (view map)