The Virginia Anti-Violence Project works to address and end violence, with a specific focus on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities across Virginia.
Help work to end violence in Virginia.
Volunteer with the Virginia Anti-Violence Project.
Call Our LGBTQ Partner Abuse and Sexual Assault Helpline:
Available Monday-Friday 8AM-8PM.
Remembering & Honoring Lamia Beard
The Virginia Anti-Violence Project is saddened to learn of yet another brutal murder of a trans woman of color. Please see our full Press Release for more detailed information.
NERVE: Stories of Queer Resilience
VAVP is partnering with Theatre Lab and the Richmond Triangle Players to produce NERVE: Stories of Queer Resilience. We are seeking stories from the LGBTQ community about hate-motivated violence, bullying, and harassment.
Join us for a Story Gathering events on
Monday, February 9th 5:30-8:00pm at the Gay Community Center of Richmond.
*Wednesday, February 11th 5:30-8:00pm at Fan Free Clinic. *Important note: This event is open to persons who identify as trans only.
Sunday, February 22nd 11:00am-1:30pm at Richmond Triangle Players.
Please visit our online form to share your story now.