USCRI: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants

Domestic Violence

Violence in the home takes many forms: domestic violence, child abuse, sibling abuse, or elder abuse.  The abuse can be physical, emotional, sexual, or financial.  Threatening to do harm to a person's immigration status, in the context of a relationship, is abuse.

National Institutes of Health: Domestic Violence 

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence: NCADV Resources 

Office for Victims of Crime: Child Abuse 

University of Michigan: Sibling Abuse 

Family Violence Prevention Fund: Power and Control Tactics Used Against Immigrant Women

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