Places that Help: Federal
Updated: October 18, 2018
Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence
API-GBV serves as a clearinghouse on information, research, resources and critical issues about violence against women in Asian and Pacific Islander communities. Information is available in Arabic, Bengali, Khmer, Chinese, Hindi, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, Laotian, Punjabi, Tagalog, Urdu, Vietnamese, and Cantonese. API-GBV does not provide direct services, but has a directory of domestic violence agencies serving AAPI women.
Ujima: The National Center on Violence Against Women in the Black Community
(1-844) 77-UJIMA (1-844-778-5462)
Ujima serves as a resource center for survivors of violence and their families and friends. Through Ujima, survivors are able to tap into a network of culturally-specific programs and services that meet the unique and varying needs of the Black community. Ujima acts as a bridge to reduce barriers to services best able to meet the needs of the Black community. Ujima is currently developing a resource guide of culturally-specific organizations serving Black women survivors of violence. This guide will be readily accessible to survivors of violence and their families, in addition to local organizations offering culturally-specific services.
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