Domestic violence in immigrant communities

This section presents information on domestic violence in immigrant communities, including its prevalence and the nature of power and control used against immigrant women.

FWV.jpgImmigrant Women and Domestic Violence is a resource page from Futures Without Violence that offers recommendations andn helpful resources for working with immigrant populations.

Power and Control Wheels
Developed from the experiences of battered women, the Power and Control Wheel shows patterns and actions individuals use intentionally to exercise control over their intimate partners. The wheels provided below reflect unique experiences of immigrant women who experience domestic violence.

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