LBGTIQ Community

LBGTIQ Bibliography

 

LBGTIQ Definitions

 

LBGTIQ Power and Control Wheel

 

Barriers for LBGTIQ Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

 

How is Domestic Violence Different In LBGTIQ Relationships?

 

How is Sexual Assault Different in LBGTIQ Communities?

 

MCEDSV Task Force Brochures

 

Becoming an Ally: A Guide for Service Providers and Community Members

 

LBGTIQ Relationship Violence 

 

LBGTIQ Sexual Assault 

 

 

National LBGTQ Web Resources

Survivor Project - http://www.survivorproject.org/index.html

Survivor Project is a non-profit organization dedicated to addressing the needs of intersex and trans survivors of domestic and sexual violence through caring action, education and expanding access to resources and to opportunities for action.

 

Gay Men's Domestic Violence Project - http://www.gmdvp.org/

Founded as a non-profit organization by a survivor of domestic violence in 1994, The Gay Men's Domestic Violence Project (GMDVP) provides community education and direct services to gay, bisexual, and transgendered male victims and survivors of domestic violence. It now has a growing pool of volunteers and speakers, and four staff members.

 

SAGE (Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders) - http://sageusa.org/

Incorporated in 1978 as Senior Action in a Gay Environment by a group of seniors, social workers, gerontologists, and activists in the lesbian and gay community, SAGE (now known as Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders) is the world's oldest and largest non-profit agency dedicated to serving lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender senior citizens.

 

 

Michigan LBGTIQ Web Resources

Ann Arbor Lesbian Moms' Network (AALMN) - www.lmnetwork.org

We are Lesbian Moms who are interested in networking within our local community of Ann Arbor / Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County in the State of Michigan. We want to share information, resources, and advice. We want our children to know other families like their own.

 

Affirmations Lesbian and Gay Community Center - www.GoAffirmations.org

In keeping with its vision, Affirmations is the hub of the community, celebrating wellness, personal growth and development. Programs include a nationally renowned youth services program, health services program, discussion and support groups, and social and recreational activities. Resources at the center include our toll-free Helpline, the Pittmann-Puckett Art Gallery, game room, Bayard Rustin Resource Center and Library, and our volunteer and leadership development program.

 

Ruth Ellis Center - www.ruthelliscenter.com

Ruth Ellis Center is the only mission specific agency in the entire Midwest dedicated to LGBTQ, (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-atractional, Transgender and Questioning) youth. The Center provides residential and drop-in programs.

 

Transgender Michigan - www.transgendermichigan.homestead.com

This organization seeks to provide support for transgender individuals, significant others, families, friends, and allies (SOFFAs), and those who are perceived as gender variant.

 

West Michigan LGBT Community Center - www.grlgbt.org

Serving the LGBT communities of Western Michigan through networking, referrals, and resources.

 

LAHR (Lansing Association for Human Rights) http://lahronline.org

The Lansing Association for Human Rights strives to build strong Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender communities in the Lansing area by addressing and assisting with the needs and concerns of individuals, families, and friends; and bringing together people of all ages, races, and backgrounds to celebrate our lives together.

 

WRAP (Washtenaw Rainbow Action Project) - www.wrap-up.org

The Washtenaw Rainbow Action Project (WRAP) is a resource for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender ("queer"), and allied residents of Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, and greater Washtenaw County. WRAP is a resource center that exists to provide information, education, social events, and advocacy by and for the Queer and Ally community in the Washtenaw County area.

 

Kalamazoo Gay and Lesbian Resource Center - www.kglrc.org

For more than twenty years the Kalamazoo Gay Lesbian Resource Center—a non-profit, charitable organization—has sought to serve the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and allied community of southwest Michigan. We have sought to inform and entertain members of our community and their allies and to educate the persuadable public of the realities of what it means to be lesbian, or gay, or bisexual, or transgender at this time in this place. We have sponsored film festivals, documentary film series, book discussion groups, events in honor of Pride month and Women's History month, lectures, readings, and more.