LGBTQ Resources

LGBTQ Assessment 

SWIWC is assessing provider need regarding LGBTQ victim services to better develop training and technical assistance opportunities; please complete the assessment online or download form and email to Kurt Begaye   




Domestic Violence in the Transgender Community 




LGBT People of Color:

1.82 times as likely to experience violence as compared to white LGBT survivors and victims.*
1.7 times as likely to experience discrimination as compared to white LGBT survivors and victims.*


Transgender people experience poverty twice the national rate, while transgender people of color experience 4 times the national poverty rate.*
Transgender people of color are 2.59 times likely to experience police violence compared to non-people of color.*


3.04 times as likely to report incidents of hate violence to the police as compared to non-gay survivors and victims.*
1.56 times as likely to require medical attention as compared to non-gay male survivors and victims.*
*National Coalition of Anti-Violence Program 2013 release edition



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