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At RICADV Training Room 422 Post Rd, Warwick, RI 02888, USA
Posted by Kenia Trinidad
Presenter: Aida Manduley
Did you know that 25-33% of the LGBTQ community experiences intimate partner violence? For bisexual women, one of the most highly victimized groups, their abusers are overwhelmingly male, and these victims are often wrongfully labeled "straight" by domestic violence agencies. With the recent passage of a more inclusive Violence Against Women Act, it is more important than ever to ensure that providers can offer competent services to LGBTQ victims. Join us to learn more about how to best serve this population.