Domestic Violence



Domestic Violence Services
McDonald/Wright Building

Call 323-860-5806 

Click here for information about services offered through the L.A.
Gay & Lesbian Center's Domestic Violence Legal Advocacy Project.

L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center Domestic Violence Informational Booklet


National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs Report

Read survivors and victims stories

Read the 2010 IPV Final Report

Read the 2010 IPV Final Narratives

Read the 2011 IPV Final Report

Read the 2010 NCAVP Survival Support Resilience Report 

Read the 2011 Resource Guide

Read the 2011 California Report

Read the Domestic Violence Informational Booklet

Read the Report: Lesbian, Gay,
Bisexual and Queer Domestic Violence in the United States in 2009

Domestic abuse is a pattern of behavior in which a partner or former partner tries to control thoughts, beliefs or actions and may include physical, sexual and/or economic abuse.

If your partner is abusive or if you are abusive to your partner, the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center's STOP Domestic Violence services can help you. Our services are provided by LGBT-domestic violence specialists, including certified domestic violence counselors and mental health professionals who have been trained in LGBT-domestic violence issues.

Fees are based on a sliding scale, and no one is turned away for lack of funds.

STOP Domestic Violence services include:

  • Survivor's groups

  • Court-approved batterers' intervention program

  • Short-term and ongoing individual mental health services

  • Partner abuse prevention groups & workshops

  • Referral to LGBT-sensitive shelters

  • Prevention services for those at risk
  • Referral to LGBT-specific and LGBT-sensitive legal services

  • Advocacy with law enforcement & criminal justice personnel and agencies, service providers and others

  • Specialized assessment

  • LGBT domestic violence training, education and consultation
  • Crisis counseling
  • Read about what to do if you have a friend experiencing partner abuse/domestic violence.

    Same-Sex Intimate Partner Violence Training



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