Tuesday, April 06, 2010

American Bar Association Releases LGBT Domestic Violence Toolkit

Domestic violence is as common in homosexual as heterosexual couples. The American Bar Association has recently released a toolkit to help attorneys involved with this issue…

The American Bar Association (ABA), in collaboration with the National LGBT Bar Association, announces the release of a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Toolkit for Attorneys. This legal resource was produced as part of the ABA’s Legal Assistance and Education for LGBT Victims of Domestic Violence Project, which was created to provide national leadership and education on domestic violence issues in LGBT communities. The toolkit contains helpful resources to assist attorneys and their clients in better understanding and responding to domestic violence in the context of LGBT relationships.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A FREE COPY [http://www.abanet.org/irr/enterprise/lgbt/)

No comments: