Neither do most people.
Just because you can't see it, doesn't mean that Violence and Abuse doesn't exist in LGBTQ relationships.
Abusive LGBTQ relationships have the same dynamics of power and control as straight relationships, but often go undetected and unreported because of the many additional issues a woman faces in a same-sex relationship where there is abuse and violence.
This page provides resources and links for LGBTQ survivors that you or a friend may find useful.
Are you in immediate danger? Please call 911.
The VPCC does not have onsite staff and cannot provide immediate or emergency services.
If you or someone you know is experiencing abuse, please visit our
Resources-Crisis Support page.
In non-emergency situations, please see our Member Directory for information on
support services for women, children & seniors.