Trainings & Events

  • October 29

    Trauma Informed Practices

    Start: October 29
    End: October 30
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    Washington, DC United States
  • October 30

    Kate Bornstein: On Men, Women, and the Rest of Us

    Sponsored by the UWM LGBT Resource Center “A self-described trans-dyke, reluctant-polyamorist, sadomasochist, and recovering Scientologist, Kate Bornstein has been instrumental in raising transgender visibility. She is a role model for a generation of people that is learning how to define its gender and sexuality, and survive in a world that frequently greets them with hate […]

    Start: October 30 @ 7:30 pm
    End: October 30 @ 9:00 pm
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    Milwaukee, WI United States
  • November 1

    Male Survivor Conference 2014 – Writing to Heal

    Writing to Heal: Soothing the soul through words and images Description: Writing to Heal is a dynamic, experiential and reflective writing-based workshop that encourages and allows participants to transform feelings about past abuse, assault or violence into empowered hope. Participants will use writing, art, and movement exercises, leaving with a sense of hope and connection.  […]

    Start: November 1 @ 3:30 pm
    End: November 1 @ 5:00 pm
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  • November 2

    Male Survivor Conference 2014 – Culturally Responsive SA Services

    Supporting Transgender Survivors in Accessing Culturally Responsive Sexual Assault Services Workshop Description: This workshop will provide a base transgender framework, prevalence rates of sexual violence, barriers to accessing services, and unique issues facing transgender survivors. Providers will learn practical steps that will assist them in modifying existing policies and procedures, identifying and lowering barriers to […]

    Start: November 2 @ 11:00 am
    End: November 2 @ 12:30 pm
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  • November 6

    Strategies for Improving Trans-Police Relations

    Registration Open! https://www4.gotomeeting.com/register/604406031 Please note your time zone:  (noon-1:30 Pacific, 1-2:30pm Mountain, 2-3:30pm Central, 3-4:30pm Eastern)   Description: In this webinar we’ll look at the ingredients needed for improving and transforming the relationship between trans communities and police departments, and help you map your path to getting there. Using examples from cities that have made […]

    Start: November 6 @ 2:00 pm
    End: November 6 @ 3:30 pm
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  • November 20

    Transgender Day of Remembrance

    Save the date:  More details and partners listed soon. 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 hate and/or violence on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 6:30pm at the Milwaukee LGBT Community Center (1110. N […]

    Start: November 20 @ 6:30 pm
    End: November 20 @ 8:00 pm
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    1110 N. Market Street, 2nd floor, Milwaukee, WI United States
  • November 22

    Monthly meeting: Dylan Scholinski

    A Day (and evening) with Dylan Scholinski Distinguished artist, author, and public speaker. Recently his award winning book (The Last Time I Wore a Dress: A Memoir – Penguin/Putnam) was listed in the Top 10 Must Reads in Out Magazines first transgender issue. His work not only portrays the anguish of his forced years of […]

    Start: November 22 @ 6:00 pm
    End: November 22 @ 9:00 pm
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    1110 N. Market Street, 2nd floor, Milwaukee, WI United States
  • December 27

    Monthly meeting

    Save the date! 2014 schedule will be posted soon! Topic: TBA Description: Available soon   Open discussion is from 6:00 – 6:45pm Open discussion is the time to connect connection with fellow Trans+ and SOFFA individuals. This gently facilitated time is especially devoted to exploring the issues you bring in – sharing your experiences and […]

    Start: December 27 @ 6:00 pm
    End: December 27 @ 9:00 pm
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    Address:
    1110 N. Market Street, 2nd floor, Milwaukee, WI United States