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Advocating for Immigrant Victims of Crime

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  • February 14, 2015 at 6:45 pm

The protections outlined in the Violence Against Women’s Act and the Trafficking Victims Protection Act were created to remove obstacles immigrants face in leaving abusers and to strengthen the ability of law enforcement to investigate criminal activity while providing immigration status options for undocumented survivors. This training will provide you with the tools you need […]

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Refugees: Effective Advocacy in Diverse Communities

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  • February 14, 2015 at 7:35 am

Refugees come to the US fleeing the threat of persecution from their home country.   Very often these same community members are lost in their new home due to language barriers, cognitive functioning due to post traumatic stress, racism, literacy, education, and different cultural norms. Incidents of extreme violence including torture, multiple incidents of sexual assault, […]

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