On the 26th November, LGBT* DAF held a unique conference called It’s Complicated, that focused on the inter-sectional needs and experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans* survivors of domestic abuse.… Read the rest
Disability and domestic abuse is a toxic combination with heightened risks and additional barriers to reporting. The new Serious Crimes Act which received royal assent in March 2015, included criminalising coercive control for the first time. … Read the rest
The Rabbit Event Due to popular demand, we are repeating this event in a new location.
If your work, organisation, service or activism involves providing services for lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans* survivors of domestic abuse, we would like to invite you to attend a national front line workers meeting.… Read the rest
The biggest barrier for survivors of domestic abuse is finding safe accommodation. If you would like to find out more about housing options for LGBT people, please come along to the Safe As Houses Conference – Friday 26th September : London.… Read the rest
LGBT* Domestic Abuse Forum held a unique conference on 26th February called the – Safe as Houses Conference The focused at the links between the housing needs of LGBT* people who have experienced domestic abuse. … Read the rest
If you ever wondered why lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans* survivors of domestic abuse remain with their abusive partners or family; what sort of violence they experience and why they are unlikely to report the violence to the police or other services, this is for you.… Read the rest
Many thanks to all those who took part in the Roar conference on Friday 20th September. The theme of this years event was to focus on the lived experience of domestic abuse and to help inform the conference, we asked LGBT*survivors of domestic abuse to take part in the Roar survey which closed on the 25th August 2013. … Read the rest