‘We’re Just People’

June 2, 2017

“New York and Los Angeles!” Nyla Foster had opened the office door and called these words out to me. I turned and looked back as I left the offices of the Kansas City Anti-Violence Project […]

’Tis the Season to Help Out

April 12, 2017

  No, I’m not talking about the holidays. April is the kickoff month for many activities that are coming up in Kansas City’s LGBT community. And like most events, they need volunteers. If you’ve been […]

Passages Youth Center Joins KCAVP

August 30, 2016

After two and a half decades as a volunteer-run organization, Passages Youth Center is now part of the Kansas City Anti-Violence Project (KCAVP). Passages continues to be a safe, affirming place where 14- to 20-year-old […]

Warning: These Red Flags Signal Boundary Violations

July 28, 2016

Relationships are wonderful – and also difficult. Early in a relationship, it’s not easy to tell whether it will become abusive. Romantic relationships have four stages, according to Charlotte Kasl, a psychotherapist and the author […]