Raise The Conversation
Our favorite links from around the web featuring stories of stepparenting, adoption, foster care, surrogacy, and non-traditional families.
Help Provide Emergency Assistance for Foster Youth Who Are Displaced Due To Covid.
New Battle for Those on Coronavirus Front Lines: Child Custody.
Mom fled ‘pandemic peak’ in N.Y.C. but was forced to bring back her son due to custody battle.
Split families make pacts, duel over custody amid virus.
Jessica Butler is the co-founder of "Raise Magazine," stepmother of two, and adoptive mother of one. Prior to "Raise," she was a writer on USA’s "In Plain Sight" and TNT’s "The Last Ship." She and her husband, writer/producer Warren Bell, co-created the Nick at Nite series "Instant Mom," based on her life as a stepmother. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and five-year-old son, Levon.