Parenting Resources

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Rainbow Families D.C. is a nonprofit organization for all LGBT parents, prospective parents and our allies in the D.C. Metropolitan region. Rainbow Families brings parents and prospective parents together

  • by conducting educational workshops and events like the Parenting Conferences in 2007 and 2005;
  • sponsoring social gatherings such as the D.C. Capital Pride Parade annual Summer Picnic; and
  • creating space for families to connect with each other directly through its new discussion boards and Yahoo listservs. serves as an online portal for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender parents and their families worldwide. Partners Matthew Skallerud, managing partner of Hyperion Interactive Media, and Kelly Taylor, founder and former publisher of Proud Parenting and Alternative Family magazines, combined their efforts to provide the first worldwide interactive community-based website for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender parents and their families.


  • Between Parent and Child, by Haim Ginott
  • Between Parent and Teenager, by Haim Ginott
  • Get Out of My Life, But First Could You Drive Me and Cheryl to the Mall: A Parent’s Guide to the New Teenager, by Anthony Wolf
  • How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk, by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish
  • Mom, Jason’s Breathing on Me: The Solution to Sibling Bickering, by Anthony Wolf
  • Raising My Rainbow Child, by Lori Duron
  • Siblings Without Rivalry, by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish