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January 2011

Injustice at Every Turn

Author(s): Jaime M. Grant, Lisa A. Mottet, Justin Tanis
This report provides a summary of the National Transgender Discrimination Survey, including the prevalence and experience of sexual violence, in addition to many other forms of discrimination and hate crimes against transgender individuals.
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January 2011

Does Your Partner Blame it on Your Bisexuality? It Could be Partner Abuse

This brochure contains information on the dynamics and warning signs of bisexual intimate partner abuse.
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January 2011

An Ally's Guide to Terminology: Talking About LGBT People & Equality

An overview of essential vocabulary for allies wishing to talk about LGBT people and equality, providing explanations about certain terms that have historically been used against gay and transgender people and showing how allies can use respectful language in different contexts.
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January 2011

Queer Youth Advice for Educators: How to Respect and Protect Your Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Students

Author(s): Abe Louise Young
This guide presents the feelings and thoughts of LGBTQ youth and their allies on the subject of school. It presents an opportunity to gain understanding and knowledge around issues LGBTQ youth and promote a inclusive and nonviolent school climate.
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January 2011

Contextualizing Domestic Violence from a LGBTQ Perspective

This article provides information about domestic violence in LGBTQ communities as well as information on available research and resources.
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June 2010

Domestic Violence in Lesbian, Gay, Transgender, and Bisexual Communities: Trainers Manual

The purpose of the training curriculum is to give health and human service providers the knowledge and skills necessary to sensitively and effectively respond to LGTB victims of domestic violence.
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March 2010

Why It Matters: Rethinking Victim Assistance for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Victims of Hate Violence and Intimate Partner Violence

This report, the product of a 2009 survey of victim assistance providers and LGBTQ anti-violence programs throughout the United States, describes widespread gaps in victim services for LGBTQ victims of crime and recommends steps to improve both the services and their accessibility.
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January 2010

Connections - Setting the Stage: Strategies for Supporting LGBTIQ Survivors

This newsletter focuses exclusively on issues related to violence in LGBTIQ communities. Articles include information on interrupting problematic language, addressing the needs of trans survivors, and SANE protocol.
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January 2010

Outing Age 2010: Public Policy Issues Affecting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Elders

Author(s): Jamie M. Grant
Offers information about the state of LGBT older persons, their strengths and vulnerabilities, barriers faced when accessing services, including services for domestic violence, and progress in public policies that aim to serve LGBT older persons.
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January 2010

Quick Tips: Trans Inclusion, A Guide for Service Providers

This guide contains ten quick tips for service providers working for trans inclusion.
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January 2010

Open Minds Open Doors: Transforming Domestic Violence Programs to Include LGBTQ Survivors

Author(s): Mary-Elizabeth Quinn
This guide outlines the process that The Network/La Red suggests for making domestic violence programs more LGBTQ- inclusive. Each of the chapters focuses on one aspect of that process in detail, offering ideas for implementation.
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January 2010

What You Can Do About Violence and Harassment Against LGBT Individuals

This fact shest contains information for youth and adults about ways to get involved, show support and learn more about violence and harassment against LGBT individuals.