• Out with the Family's London Zoo | Sunday 13 September 2015
Alternative Parenting Week 2014 launches at Out with the Family's London Zoo trip Sunday 14 September. The day out is aimed at same-sex families and their friends and will include entry to London Zoo, lunch and activities for kids and adults throughout the day.
To book: Click here for more information and here to book your tickets
• GWN: Love, death and taxes - LGBT families and the law | Tuesday 15 September 2015
GWN are hosting an event to equip you with all you should know about protecting your assets, estate planning and the legal implications of marriage and having a family. Many people are still unaware that there is no such thing as a ‘common law’ marriage, and the financial and legal implications of living together and jointly owning property are widely misunderstood.
FREE to attend
Venue: Mishcon de Reya, Summit House, 12 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4QD
•Stonewall's #InfolineLive: Family special | Tuesday 15th September 2015
To celebrate Alternative Family Week, Stonewall are dedicating their Twitter info session to LGBT+ parenting. Log on and ask questions or join the debate on LGBT+ families.
Venue: Twitter.com using hashtag #infolinelive
• Opportunities 4 Women: STARTING A FAMILY DURING YOUR CAREER
| Tuesday 15 September 2015
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FREE to attend
Venue: Linklaters, 1 Silk St, London EC2Y 8HQ
• Family Futures: A dedicated information evening on adoption
At our Information Evening, we’ll take you through a short presentation, share some relevant case studies, allow you to meet other like-minded people who are also considering adoption and create an open forum to answer any questions you may have.
FREE to attend
Venue: Family Futures, 3&4 Floral Place, Northampton Grove, London, N1 2PL
To book: Call Amy on 020 7354 4161 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
• INSEMINAR | Thursday 17 September 2015
THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. PLEASE BOOK ON THE EVENT AT THE ALTERNATIVE PARENTING SHOW with England footballer Casey Stoney (info here)
The London Women’s Clinic’s popular INSEMINAR events have been running for eight years and are a great chance to learn more about treatment with donor sperm. The session will guide you through selecting a sperm donor, your fertility and possible treatments such as donor insemination, IVF, egg-sharing and egg donation. Legal implications and how to support yourself through treatment will also be discussed.
• Alternative Parenting Show | Saturday 19 September 2015
The week concludes at the Alternative Parenting Show on Saturday 19 September. An established exhibition with advice giving information on all the options to starting a family. Celebrities including Heather Peace, Casey Stoney and Charlie Condou give their stories. www.alternativeparenting.co.uk
Venue: Grand Connaught Rooms, Covent Garden, London
• Out with the Family's London Zoo | Sunday 14 September 2014
Alternative Parenting Week 2014 launches at Out with the Family's London Zoo trip Sunday 14 September. The day out is aimed at same-sex families and their friends and will include entry to London Zoo, lunch and activities for kids and adults throughout the day. Click here for more information and here to book your tickets.
• Alternative Parenting Show | Saturday 20 September 2014
The week concludes at the Alternative Parenting Show on Saturday 20 September. An established exhibition with advice and exhibitors which give information on alternative ways to start a family. more info
• Documentary Screening: Launched on-line on Sunday 14 September 2014
Out with the Family documentary is narrated by David Furnish. Produced by Square Peg Media. the 40-minute documentary on different families will be launched here on Sunday 14 September.
• Breeders | Monday 15 October 2014 | St James Theatre
Theatre and Panel event with Sarah Garrett from Alternative Parenting Show, Fathers for Justice, Relate and Dr Jensen. Panel is free to attend but priority is given to those who buy tickets.
• Out With The Family preview and discussion | Wednesday 17 September 2014 | Deloitte, 2 New Street Square, London EC4A 3BZ
A 10-minute preview of the parenting documentary followed by a discussion with Sarah Garrett and Linda Riley.
2014 coverage included
TV and Radio: ITVs This Morning and Radio 4
Print: Mail Online, the Guardian and Evening Standard
The Fertility Podcast
Launched ahead of APS aimed at women and men looking to start a family. The monthly podcast aims to dispel any myths about fertility issues with interviews from fertility experts and stories from couples and singles about their fertility journey. Visit www.thefertilitypodcast.com for more information and to sign up and follow @fertilitypoddy on twitter.