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Report to Governor’s Council Highlights High Prevalence of GLBT Domestic Violence and Significant Barriers to Services for GLBT Survivors

On October 1, 2013 (the beginning of Domestic Violence Awareness Month) the Governor’s Council to Address Sexual and Domestic Violence was presented with a report that documented the disparity in prevalence and access to services for GLBT survivors in Massachusetts. GLBT sexual and domestic violence advocates hope the report will lead to increased policy prioritization […]

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Outreach/Education Internship

Length of Term: September 2013 – December 2013 OR September 2013 – May 2013 Hours Per Week: 10-20 hours/week Start Date: Immediately About Us:                     The GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project, formerly the Gay Men’s Domestic Violence Project, is a grassroots non-profit organization that provides support and services to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer (GLBTQ) survivors […]

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Volunteer Orientation

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Letter from the Executive Director

Dear Friends, On June 30th, GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project will wrap up our fiscal year and we hope to connect with many of you before the year end. This past year, we have seen a steady increase in the number of survivors seeking services. To date, with the financial support from individuals like yourself, we […]

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GLBT Inclusive Violence Against Women Act Passes in the U.S. House of Representatives

February 28, 2013 – Earlier today, the US House of Representatives passed a GLBT-inclusive reauthorization of  the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), which provides critical funds for programs that serve survivors of domestic and sexual violence. The legislation already passed the Senate and now heads to President Obama, who has pledged to sign the bill […]

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GMDVP Announces New Name

  We are excited to formally announce our name change from the Gay Men’s Domestic  Violence Project to the GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project. In 1994, we were initially founded to provide support and services for gay male victims and survivors of domestic violence; however, by 2000, our agency expanded its focus to include bisexual men […]

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Advocates Fight Stigma of LGBTQ Domestic Violence

MICHAEL NAUGHTON/METRO BOSTON Published: September 22, 2011 7:43 p.m. The domestic violence homicides in the gay community that have occurred in the state over the last few months are alarming advocates who said that more focus must be put on the issue that affects not just one type of relationship. “Domestic violence doesn’t discriminate,” said […]

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DV Homicide

3rd Gay Male Domestic Violence Homicide in 5 Months is 7th in LGBTQ community since 2010 Boston/Winthrop, MA – The recent homicide of Casey Taylor has rocked the LGBTQ community.  Winthrop resident, John Lacoy, stands accused of killing Casey Taylor in his bedroom and then hiding the body beneath his porch for weeks. Read full […]

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GMDVP’s ED, Curt Rogers, at the State House

Male Victims go Unnoticed LGBT domestic violence awareness: wwlp.com

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GMDVP Wish List

If you would like to donate any of the items on our Wish List or organize a Donation drive, please call Brandon at 617-354-6056. Please click here for our complete Wish List.

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