The Lesbian Mothers Defence Fund
Organization profile published 1984

Year Published:  1984
Resource Type:  Organization
Cx Number:  CX2991

While battles for the custody of children between straight parents are often diffulcult and painful experiences, custody battles involving lesbian mothers tend to be much worse. THE LESBIASN MOTHERS DEFENSE FUND coordinates aid and support to mothers in their fight for custody and visiting rights. They offer pre-legal advice and information on successful cases, referrals to sympathetic expert lawyers, financial help in bulding a strong court case and personal and emotional support. Thay also publish a newsletter two or three times yearly called "Grapevine", which covers news of fights for custody in boh the U.S. and Canada and reports on support work currently being done in this area.

This organization no longer exists.
This abstract was published in the Connexions Digest in 1984.
See also CX2188, CX2712, CX863.

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