They seek to be a resource for TGI people navigating their life journeys as well as the legal and medical systems through their own programs and through collaboration with other organizations. They work within a broad liberation movement dedicated to social and economic justice, equality and respect for all people and the creation of loving, inclusive and accountable communities. Youth services Free HIV testing and sexual health advocacy Sojourner House firmly believes in the need to serve all people experiencing abuse and work to address some of the root causes of violence. NCAVP is a national coalition of local member programs, affiliate organizations and individuals who create systemic and social change. FORGE is dedicated to helping move fragmented communities beyond identity politics and forge a movement that embraces and empowers our diverse complexities. Rooted in anti-oppression principles, their work aims to create a world where all people are free from oppression. They strive to increase power, safety and resources through data analysis, policy advocacy, education and technical assistance. They also have a small, LGBT-specific shelter. Every day we receive requests for assistance from individuals in abusive relationships. We must all work together to build healthier communities instead of just placing temporary bandages on deep-seated problems like homophobia, racism, and sexism. Thanks to our supporters, we are able to offer them support groups, emergency shelter, transitional housing, sexual health advocacy, emotional support, referrals to over 50 other community partners providing additional assistance, and more. They provide 24 hour assistance 7 days a week to homeless Rhode Islanders ranging from infants to octogenarians For more information regarding those available "program beds" meaning it's not emergency shelter, but shelter in conjunction with a program , contact Claytonius Gray cgray crossroadsri. They serve youth from ages They strengthen their communities through organizing, education, and the provision of support services.