Monthly Updates: January 2021

It’s a new year and a new administration, but for us at the Institute, the same commitment to uplifting the work, diversity, and needs of AAPI survivors. We will have many new resources, training opportunities, and announcements coming your way in the next few...

2020 Snapshot

Click image above to view larger Dear Friends, Here we (finally!) are in the last hours of 2020. This year has not been easy. It’s been full of uncertainty, sacrifice, and difficult choices – and not just because of COVID-19. But even so, 2020 has also brought moments...

Monthly Updates: November 2020

Happy December! As we move deeper into the holiday season, many are reflecting on the concessions we have had, and will still have to make this year to keep each other safe. In this stressful time, we’ve heard increasingly often that the pandemic and election...

How COVID-19 and Systemic Responses Are Impacting Asian and Pacific Islander Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

This advisory explains how the COVID-19 outbreak is impacting Asian and Pacific Islander (API) survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, and describes policies enacted to address the pandemic including the CARES Act, and API and immigrant survivors’...

Monthly Updates: October 2020

This past Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we have had the valuable opportunity to connect with advocates working in creative, transformative ways to end domestic violence. Institute staff participated in multidisciplinary taskforces, collaborative workteams,...

Facts & Stats Report: Domestic Violence in Asian and Pacific Islander Homes, 2020

The 2020 updated and expanded Facts and Stats Report contains new statistics on domestic violence, community attitudes, health and mental health impacts, help-seeking behavior, domestic violence related homicide, and more. The Facts & Stats Report, consistently...

Monthly Updates: September 2020

Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2020 will happen against a backdrop of pandemic, election season, and a worldwide reckoning about racial injustice and inequity. It is our hope that the voices of women, LGBTQ individuals, and communities of color are brought into,...