Welcome to the Rainbow Response Coalition!
Committed to educating communities and breaking the silence around LGBTQ intimate partner violence.

Rainbow Response Awarded D.C. Office of Victims Services Planning Grant

Funds will be used to address Washington, DC domestic violence in the LGBTQ community by developing a healthy relationships campaign 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Rainbow Response Coalition has been awarded $50,000 by the District to help address domestic violence in the LGBTQ community. The Mayor’s Office of Victim Services FY 2014 Cultural Capacity and Language Access grant is a six-month planning award; all funds from the award will be used to design a holistic district-wide healthy relationships education and outreach campaign for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) communities – a growing population in the District. 

Read the full press release here: Rainbow Response - CCLA Press Release .

Preliminary Survey Results

Preliminary survey results for Rainbow Response's 2012 self report survey on intimate partner violence are available for Washington D.C.

**If you have questions or would like additional information regarding the fact sheet and survey results please contact Research Committee Chairman Paul Ashton: pashton@rainbowresponse.org  

New Meeting Location

Rainbow Response now hosts its monthly meeting at the DC Center at 14th and U Street, NW.

Please join us for our monthly meeting:

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
at 6pm
DC Center 
Conference Room
2000 14th Street, NW 
Suite 105
Washington, DC 20009

Hope to see you there! 

RRC News at a glance

  • Love is Patient, Love is Kind In honor of Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, Rainbow Response Board Member Paul Ashton took to his blog to stress the importance of learning about healthy relationships, partner violence and ...
    Posted Feb 16, 2013, 7:04 AM by Rainbow Response Administrator
  • Rainbow Response in The New York Times Check out RRC's New York Times debut in an article about DC's Gay and Lesbian Liaison Unit! Featuring words of support from Chairwoman extraordinaire June Crenshaw and a ...
    Posted Jan 7, 2013, 5:43 PM by Rainbow Response Administrator
  • Rainbow Response in the classroom! The Board of Directors is excited to announce that the Rainbow Response Coalition will be featured in the soon-to-be released textbook, The Social Dynamics of Family Violence by ...
    Posted Feb 25, 2012, 3:45 PM by Rainbow Response Administrator
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