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An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

The Facts on Immigrant Women and Domestic Violence: Battered immigrant women face many difficult barriers

General Material

This fact sheet draws from various studies to show the prevalence of domestic violence in immigrant communities. The fact sheet also presents information about the cultural, legal, and economic barriers that cause difficulties for immigrant women in escaping abuse.