PROGRAM: Support Services for LGBTQ Sexual Violence Victims
Presenters:   Quinn Pellerito  &  Natalia Naranjo


Quinn Pellerito holds the position of LGBTQ education specialist at Women Organized Against Rape (WOAR). Quinn collaborates with the Mazzoni center on the lotus. program which aims to create a broad resource network of LGBTQ affirming sexual violence providers. They offer LGBTQ affirming trauma informed best practice trainings with the goal of minimizing barriers to accessing these services for LGBTQ individuals experiencing sexual violence.   

They also facilitate several groups at WOAR including the LGBTQ sexual violence processing group, the city-wide Clinical Peer
Supervision Group, and the Raising Confident Children LGBTQ Support Group. Quinn puts their energy into and enjoys fostering queer resilience through being in and building community.