This curriculum is designed to guide advocates serving API survivors to violence over the lifecourse, dynamics of domestic violence against API women, and cases involving multiple batterers. It aims to help advocates understand the impacts of these dynamics on survivors and push and pull factors, along with the implications for leaving the batterer(s).

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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’ eligibility for the programs and services offered in the legislation, as well as the implications of utilizing the services. The Advisory also discusses the effect of systematic responses to the COVID-19 crisis and the unique issues that API survivors face that systems must account for to support survivor safety during the pandemic.

 

 

API-GBV

January 2007

 

 

 

 

 

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