Archive for October, 2016

  • 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 […]

  • Shelter tipsheet #1

    WHY INCLUDE PEOPLE OF ALL GENDERS IN SHELTERS? Trans-inclusion in Domestic Violence Shelters: Tipsheets for Providers It is critical for victim service agencies to publicly counter the myth that only some survivors are worth believing and caring for. The reality is that organizations should be serving all victims. When a survivor is unable to access […]

  • Transgender Day of Remembrance 2016

    • Date: October 1st, 2016
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    Join FORGE and community partners in marking the Transgender Day of Remembrance. The greater Milwaukee community will be honoring those who have lost their lives due to anti-transgender bias or violence on Thursday, November 17, 2016. Time: 7:00pm Location: UW-Milwaukee Greene Hall, 3347 N. Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI This is a COMMUNITY event — for […]