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)
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

Culture Handbook
Cultural Competency Tips
Language Access Tools
Quiz: Are your services linguistically and culturally accessible to immigrant and refugee women?

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