Able Mothers: The Intersection of Parenting, Disability and the Law

Explores legal and policy issues affecting mothers & prospective mothers with disabilities & makes recommendations to law/policy makers. Contents: Social Model of Disability, Legal Framework, Child Protection, Family Law, Sexual and Reproductive Rights, Adoption, Economic Security, Conclusion

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produced by
West Coast LEAF
produced in
2014
last reviewed
January 2014 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
reports & documents
tags
women, women with disabilities, disability, custody, custody & access/parenting, Social Model of Disability, Child Protection, Family Law, Sexual and Reproductive Rights, Adoption, Economic Security, research, immigration, Convention Refugees, law reform