Transgender Day of Remembrance

William Way Community Center 1315 Spruce St., Philadelphia

For transgender individuals, and especially transgender women from minority backgrounds, the risk of violent attacks is much higher and more deadly.  Transgender individuals  are 9 times as likely to experience threats and intimidation compared to LGBTQ non-transgender survivors and victims. So far in 2016  24 trans women of color have been murdered. In light of […]

Transgender Day of Remembrance

William Way Community Center 1315 Spruce St., Philadelphia

For transgender individuals, and especially transgender women from minority backgrounds, the risk of violent attacks is much higher and more deadly.  Transgender individuals  are 9 times as likely to experience threats and intimidation compared to LGBTQ non-transgender survivors and victims. So far in 2016  24 trans women of color have been murdered. In light of […]

Aging Safely: Elder Abuse, Neglect & Exploitation

William Way Community Center 1315 Spruce St., Philadelphia

As the population of seniors continues to grow, the abuse, neglect and exploitation of older adults has become a critical issue we cannot afford to ignore. Financial exploitation, self- neglect, caregiver neglect, and emotional and physical abuse significantly impact a person’s ability to age successfully. This free workshop will explore the ways that elder abuse […]

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