Resources: LGBTQ

Informational Resources

Abuse in Same-Sex RelationshipsEnding Violence Association of BC – An Australian website written for people in LGBTIQ relationships who are, or may be, experiencing domestic and family violence

Best Practices in Policing and LGBTQ Communities in OntarioOntario Association of Chiefs of Police’s Diversity Committee, 2013

Domestic Violence in Alberta’s Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities: Towards a Framework for Prevention, Shift: The Project to End Domestic Violence, 2014

Healthy Relationships for Lesbians Information & Resources – Creating Strong & Safe LGBT Communities, Ending Violence Association of BC

Learning Network Resources – An e-newsletter and discussion paper on intimate partner violence in LGBTQ communities

Toolkits & Guides

Safety Planning: A Guide for Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Individuals who are experiencing intimate partner violenceFORGE: Transgender Aging Network, 2013 

Training & Programs

Deaf Queer Women Against Violence
The Ontario Rainbow Alliance of the Deaf, in collaboration with Springtide Resources, is creating the first Canadian American Sign Language (ASL) and captioned DVD about healthy and unhealthy relationships and different forms of violence and harassment that Deaf Queer women experience.