The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation solicited the assistance of the Futures Without Violence (FWV) to collect information on the challenges, prevention and treatment of intimate partner violence (IPV) in immigrant and refugee communities. After reviewing the literature, collecting data from interviews and examining existing prevention and treatment programs, FWV issued this
The Chart supplements and is an adaptation of the “Power and Control” Wheel produced by the Domestic Abuse Intervention Project. This is to be read together with the handbook “Working with Battered Immigrant Women: A Handbook to Make Services Accessible.”
This publication is available as a digital download only.
(Un) Heard Voices is based on the results of a focus group with Asian immigrant women and Asian American women from different backgrounds. The report includes major recommendations to service providers and the Appendix Section includes national listing of organizations devoted to Asian battered women.
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This handbook is an essential resource for advocates and volunteers at shelters, legal assistance programs, and others seeking to improve services to battered immigrant women.
This publication is available as a digital download only in English and Spanish.