In preparation for LGBT Pride Month in June, the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) highlights the following resources:
–Visit the Human Trafficking Task Force e-Guide to review the following sections: LGBTQ Victims and Victim Populations.
–Enroll in VAT Online to take the module on LGBTQ populations.
–Visit the Tribal Victim Assistance Toolkits tab to access resources such as the Responding to Transgender Victims of Sexual Assault guide.
–Search the SANE Program Development and Operation Guide to review the sections on Preparing Your Program To Meet the Unique Needs of Survivors and the Resource List.
–Visit the Webinar Library to access the following recordings:
–Request Customized Technical Assistance to address your organization’s needs and build your capacity to serve LGBT victims of crime: LGBT Services, The Vulnerabilities of LGBTQ and Homeless Youth to Human Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation, and Working with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, Intersex Survivors Following a Sexual Assault.
–Learn about OVC’s face-to-face training on Serving LGBTQ Survivors of Violence.
–Search the Resource Library for LGBT-related materials.
–Search VictimLaw to learn