The abuse can be physical, ranging from shoving, slapping, punching and stabbing.
It can also be psychological, including threats or other verbal abuse.
For more information, visit the FAQ on the Sylvia Rivera Law Project's site here.
Trans people may find voting to be an intimidating process for many reasons.
Guide online in PDF at 2006--New York, NY--New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is considering a rule change that would allow transgender people born in NYC to have their birth certificates amended.
However, people from other localities who are experiencing domestic violence may also be eligible for our services. The Domestic Violence Service Center is open Monday through Friday from 9 am to 5 pm. IF YOU ARE BEING THREATENED OR HAVE BEEN ASSAULTED, CALL 911. Hearing impaired persons can contact us using Virginia Relay.
Just dial 7-1-1 and give the Virginia Relay Communications Assistant the number you need to reach.