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  • 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

Services to the survivors of sexual violence

This section provides information on the legal options that are available for immigrant women who experience sexual violence. It also provides useful tools for advocates and health care providers when providing services for immigrant women.

Legal protections available: VAWA, U Visa, T Visa
Access to Public Benefits
Health Issues and Immediate Medical Services
Advocacy
Language And Literacy

LEP.jpgThe Interpretation Technical Assistance & Resource Center (ITARC) offers training and technical assistance to advocates, interpreters, and social and legal services providers on: Federal and state laws and policies on language access in civil and criminal courts, Meeting the needs of culturally diverse victims/survivors with limited English proficiency, Improving language access policies and practices in organizations and systems, Roles and responsibilities of advocates and systems personnel at various points of contact, Model programs and practices for interpretation services,Training and qualifying standards for court interpretation, and Finding and working with interpreters.