Jeremy is the 27-year-old single gay father of an adopted son, Micah, who is two and a half. Jeremy is white and Jewish. Micah is African American. They live in a single-family suburban home with Jeremy's mother.
Alan and his wife, Margaret, live together with their 15‐ year-old daughter, Brett, and their 7-1/2-year-old-son, Joey. Two years ago, at age forty-four, Alan realized he was gay and came out to his family.
Rob is the gay 53-year-old biological father of three children. His daughters are ages nine and and twenty-two, and his son is nineteen. He is currently divorced from their mother, but is sharing parenting with her. Rob is becoming more active in the gay and lesbian community.