Intimate partner and family violence is found in all parts of the community, regardless of race, ethnicity, culture, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic status. At the core, intimate partner violence stems from the need of one individual to assert power and control over another individual.
Members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) community often face specific concerns within an abusive relationship. Hope’s Door offers free group and individual counseling services to individuals in the LGBT community who are affected by intimate partner and family violence.
Some of these concerns might include:
Hope’s Door is a resource for individuals identifying as LGBTQ, experiencing intimate partner or family violence through our prevention and intervention programs, counseling, and shelter.
Please find additional resources below in the PDF links.