Shelter tipsheet #2

HOW SHELTERS DECIDE TO INTEGRATE ALL GENDERS
Trans-inclusion in Domestic Violence Shelters: Tipsheets for Providers

More than half of the gender-integrated shelters that FORGE interviewed in 2015 initially served only women and made the decision to become gender-integrated years later, with no mandate to do so. There are a number of different reasons for why shelters make such a big change.