This manual is for domestic violence service providers, activists, counselors and others focused on advancing the rights of battered immigrant women. Based on the Futures Wither Violence's successful pilot project, the manual provides essential details on how to start organizing and maintaining a group of activists and counselors.
Breaking the Silence
Healthy Moms, Happy Babies is a poster co-branded by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and accompanies the perinatal safety card. The poster sends the message that babies and kids thrive when their moms thrive. Moms thrive in healthy relationships—ones that are respectful, nurturing and caring. The poster encourages people to
This poster is specific to family planning and reproductive health settings. The poster asks patients whether they have experienced reproductive coercion—forced sex, birth control sabotage, coerced pregnancy, or violence—by an intimate partner. Women are encouraged to talk to their health care provider for more information and help and are also