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  • Working with Transgender Survivors: Core Information for Domestic Violence and Allied Professionals (webinar)

    A webinar with JWI.  Register today!  https://www.jwi.org/calendar/webinar-working-with-transgender-survivors Description: This fast-paced webinar is designed to assist domestic violence advocates and other victim service providers in better serving transgender survivors. Many providers are committed to serving transgender clients, but seek additional information in order to provide more competent and sensitive services. This webinar will primarily focus on […]

  • Integrating Transgender Survivors into Shelter and Support Groups (Webinar)

    A co-sponsored webinar with FORGE and JWI. This training is the second of two webinars.  For information on the first webinar — Working with Transgender Survivors: Core Information for Domestic Violence and Allied Professionals — contact JWI. Register today! https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7695612006358836483 Description: This webinar will explore two common support services for domestic violence survivors that are […]

  • #SAAM 2017 Lighthouse Coloring Page Design Contest

    Download a printable flyer: 2017 #SAAM Lighthouse Coloring Page Design Competition About #SAAM April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (#SAAM).  Every year, FORGE[1] (a national transgender anti-violence organization), focuses our social media efforts on raising public awareness about sexual violence specific to transgender, gender non-conforming, and non-binary individuals, loved ones, and communities. We know that: Victim […]

  • Ryan Sallans: Author Reading

    Come meet author, activist, educator, Ryan Sallans.  Milwaukee has this unique opportunity to hear directly from Ryan as he travels through the state – speaking later in the day at the Medical College of Wisconsin’s Trans Symposium. Join us for light refreshments and an engaging author reading and discussion. Receive a free copy of Ryan’s […]

  • Barriers to LGBTQ Empowerment: Dialogue to Action (Alverno)

    It takes brave people and open hearts to uncover and challenge the social systems prohibiting full inclusion. LGBTQ people (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer) and allies face discriminatory obstacles every day, in terms of healthcare, legal services, family and adoption advocacy, housing and employment, and more. They face threats of violence where they live, work, […]