NRCDV Information & Resources

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Unformatted text preview: INFORMATION & RESOURCES prepared by National Resource Center on Domestic Violence A project of the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence 6400 Flank Drive, Suite 1300 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17112 Tel: 800-537-2238 ■ TTY: 800-553-2508 ■ Fax: 717-545-9456 www.nrcdv.org ■ www.vawnet.org The following materials are enclosed in this packet: ■ Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) Communities and Domestic Violence Overview ■ Key Issues: ■ Use of Language/Vocabulary ■ The Intersection of Sexism and Homophobia ■ Dynamics of Domestic Violence ■ Intervention/Prevention Services ■ Statistics ■ Fact Sheet ■ Bibliography ■ Website Resource List ■ Video Resource List All materials are available online free of charge at www.vawnet.org. Mary Allen, Lead Author Trainer and Consultant Telephone 651-523-0502 or E-mail [email protected] Patrícia Lima Velame Branco, Contributing Author DeeDee Burnett, Contributing Author Ana Hernández, Editor Jackie List-Warrilow, Contributing Author We would like to acknowledge and thank the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs and its members, The Northwest Network of Bisexual, Trans, Lesbian and Gay Survivors of Abuse and the Survivor Project, each of whose work and support has contributed to the development of this collection. We would also like to thank the Lesbian Caucus of the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence for their review of this collection. Copyright 2007 National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV) The contents of this publication may be reprinted or adapted with the following acknowledgement: “This material was reprinted/adapted from the publication titled Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) Communities and Domestic Violence: Information and Resources (2007) by the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence.” OVERVIEW prepared by National Resource Center on Domestic Violence A project of the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence 6400 Flank Drive, Suite 1300 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17112 Tel: 800-537-2238 ■ TTY: 800-553-2508 ■ Fax: 717-545-9456 www.nrcdv.org ■ www.vawnet.org Information & Resources Copyright 2007 National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV) The contents of this publication may be reprinted or adapted with the following acknowledgement: “This material was reprinted/adapted from the publication titled Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) Communities and Domestic Violence: Information and Resources (2007) by the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence.” OVERVIEW T his collection of information packets has been designed for domestic violence advocates and activists working in lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities and those wishing to become allies. It explores the complexities and nuances of key issues faced by people in LGBT communities as they deal with domestic violence in their lives and gives additional direction and resources. Domestic violence, and more specifically domestic violence in LGBT communities, is...
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This note was uploaded on 03/02/2011 for the course SOC 168 taught by Professor Lio during the Spring '07 term at UC Riverside.

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