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Praxis Safety & Accountability Audit Tool Kit

This toolkit is a critical how-to guide for communities assessing their institutional responses to violence against women.
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Vita Sites And Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

This webpage provides information and links to resources about VITA Sites and EITC in Native Communities.
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The Facts on Immigrant Women and Domestic Violence

This fact sheet offers some statistics about immigration and domestic violence, and describes some of the financial, cultural, and linguistic barriers that may deter immigrant women from seeking services.
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Resources for Working with Immigrant Women

This page contains information and suggestions to make domestic violence services more accessible for immigrant women.
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Culture as a Resource for Organizational Development

Author(s): Atum Azzahir
This article highlights a culturally-based organizational structure developed from the perspective of culturally specific organizations. Additionally, the article explores cultural foundations for leadership development, management/administration, governance and organizational accountability using a lens that integrates cultural realities and considerations.
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Introduction to Cultural Competency

This webpage highlights the importance of cultural sensitivity when working with older persons and describes the barriers faced by older Asian persons in seeking help for abuse, working with law enforcement, and seeking court protections.
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Immigrant Women Power and Control Wheel

This wheel illustrates common tactics used by abusive intimate partners to control and intimidate their immigrant spouse.
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Reproductive Justice Briefing Book: A Primer on Reproductive Justice and Social Change

This is the expanded and updated version of the book. The idea and original edition was developed in collaboration with many people in preparation and for distribution at the 2007 U.S. Social Forum in Atlanta.
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Mistreatment of Asian Pacific Islander (API) Elders

This research brief synthesizes the latest available information and research relating to the mistreatment of API elders.