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January 2015

Violence in the Home

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This brochure provides information on the options and help available for immigrant and refugee women who experience domestic violence.
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January 2015

National Directory of Programs with Experience Serving Immigrant Victims

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This directory includes contact information for service providers with experience working with immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, U-visa crimes and human trafficking. The database is organized by state and also searchable by language.
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January 2015

Immigrant Families

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This webpage includes strategies to assist immigrant workers with claiming their tax credits.
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January 2015

Immigration Issues and Resources

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This fact sheet provides legal information to immigrants who identify as LGBT and immigrants who are HIV-positive.
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September 2014

Immigrant Women in the United States: A Portrait of Demographic Diversity

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This document provides information on the 18.9 million immigrant women living in the United States in 2008.
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January 2014

Justice for All: How Attorneys Can Successfully Win Custody Cases for Immigrant Survivors When There Is a Clash of Laws, Cultures, Custody and Parental Rights

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This resource provides an overview of family law options for immigrants and immigrant victims, with a particular focus on how to address and respond effectively when immigration status, language access and other issues intersect in family court cases involving immigrants.
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January 2014

Immigrants and the Affordable Care Act

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This document reviews how immigrants are included in health care reform per provisions in the Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA). Spanish version available.
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January 2014

Global Report on Trafficking in Persons

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The most common form of human trafficking is sexual exploitation (79% of human trafficking cases). The victims of sexual exploitation are predominantly women and girls.
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July 2013

How Comprehensive immigration Reform Affects Immigrant Survivors

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This article highlights provisions included in the bipartisan Senate immigration bill (S.744) which specifically enhance protections for immigrant survivors.
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July 2013

Thirty Percent of Migrant Laborers in San Diego Experience Trafficking

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Construction, janitorial/cleaning and landscaping sectors had the highest rates of reported trafficking violations and labor abuses.
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June 2013

Rape in the Fields

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In this documentary, Lowell Bergman investigates the hidden reality of rape on the job for migrant women working in America's fields and packing plants.
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May 2013

Insecure Communities: Latino Perceptions of Police Involvement in Immigration Enforcement

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This report presents findings from a survey of Latinos regarding their perceptions of law enforcement authorities in light of the greater involvement of police in immigration enforcement.