The Straight Spouse Network provides support for the spouses
and children of gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgendered individuals.
It can be reached on the Web at http://www.ssnetwk.org
or by telephone at (510) 525-0200.
After logging on to the Straight Spouse Network, click
on “What We Do” in the left-hand scroll bar. Spouses’
support groups for the Washington, D.C. area are available in the “Mid-Atlantic”
listing which can be found by clicking on the heading “United
States Support Groups.” This heading is available at the bottom
of the “What We Do” page.
The Straight Spouse Network also provides online support
groups. To access them, click on “Online” under “Where
We Are” in the left-hand scroll bar.
The Straight Spouse Network site also provides reading
lists and other resources.