Stand Up, Fight Back, and Share Your Story
As you’ve probably heard, Election Day in Arkansas this year brought some sad news. Act 1, which bans unmarried couples from serving as foster parents or adopting children, passed.
But here at the ACLU, we’re not ones to sit around mourning our losses. Along with our allies in Arkansas, we’re figuring out what next steps we’ll take in order to win over public opinion and fight back against this initiative.
If you feel that you, your family, or someone you know may be hurt by Act 1, then we want to hear from you. We especially urge anyone who will be immediately harmed by the ban to contact us. For example:
If you have questions about how the ban could affect you or your loved ones, the ACLU of Arkansas has prepared an FAQ on the initiative - check it out here.
Want to learn more about the rights of LGBT parents? Please visit Get Busy, Get Equal!