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Adoption for any couple -- same-sex or otherwise -- can be a daunting task to undertake. As a gay couple, you may not even be aware of how to begin. Here's the first step all gay couples should take once they've decided to adopt a child: Do your research. Begin with a simple online search, using the phrase gay adoption , gay adoption + legal rights , or gay adoption laws , putting the words "gay adoption" in quotes for a more accurate return on listings. You can also contact local gay and lesbian community groups for assistance on how to begin your search for a child in need of adoption.