• Adult Children Exposed to Domestic Violence
  • Runaway & Homeless Youth Toolkit
  • Prevent Intimate Partner Violence
  • Violence Against Women Resource Library
  • Domestic Violence and Housing Technical Assistance Consortium
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Project
  • Building Comprehensive Solutions
  • National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

Making Sexual and Domestic Violence Services Accessible to Individuals with Limited English Proficiency: A Planning Tool for Advocacy Organizations

Training Tools
General Material
Published Date
January, 2015

This toolkit bridges the gap between the laws, rules, and standards of services; and the effort necessary - community assessments, program policy, staff training, etc. - to develop and implement language access services for survivors with limited English proficiency (LEP). The toolkit includes: Start a New Plan - a step-by-step process for developing your first written Language Access Plan; Critical Conversations to Improve Language Access - a guide to reviewing and enhancing an existing Language Access Plan; and Language Access Plan Template - to break down the planning process into manageable pieces and make sure the final product has elements critical to a complete.