Resources for Working with Immigrant Women

Working With Immigrant Women

Intimate Partner Violence in Immigrant and Refugee Communities: Challenges, Promising Practices, and Recommendations
Basic Tips in Working with Immigrant Women
Power and Control Tactics Used Against Immigrant Women (English and Spanish)
Questions & Answers for Immigrant and Refugee Women
Working with Battered Immigrant Women (English)
Working with Battered Immigrant Women (Spanish)
(Un) Heard Voices: Domestic Violence in the Asian American Community
Raising Our Voices: Queer Asian Women’s Response to Relationship Violence

Making Your Services Accessible

Questions and Answers for Immigrant and Refugee Women
Culture Handbook
Cultural Competency Tips
Language Access Tools
Quiz: Are your services linguistically and culturally accessible to immigrant and refugee women?
Multilingual Brochures for Immigrant and Refugee Women: You have a right to be free from violence in your own home. Available in English, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Russian, and Korean.

Leadership Development

Breaking the Silence: A Training Manual for Activists, Advocates and Latina Organizers
Rompiendo el Silencio: Manual de Entrenamiento Para Activistas, Consejeras y Organizadoras Latinas
Building the Rhythm of Change: Developing Leadership and Improving Services Within the Battered Rural Immigrant Women’s Community
Preventing Family Violence: Community Engagement Makes the Difference
Preventing Family Violence: Lessons from the Community Engagement Initiative

Human Trafficking

Collaborating to Help Trafficking Survivors: Emerging Issues and Practice Pointers
Turning Pain Into Power


Understanding Children, Immigration and Family Violence
Activist Dialogues: How Domestic Violence and Child Welfare Impact Women of Color and Their Communities

Immigrant Women and Policy

Public Policy – Immigrant & Refugee Women


ASISTA, Immigrant Technical Assistance Project
Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence
National Latin@ Network
National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project

Women’s Law