This resource focuses on domestic violence and/or intimate partner violence (D/IPV) in newcomer communities. The objective of this tool is to improve the understanding of domestic violence in newcomer communities through a literature review. This literature review addresses barriers and challenges faced by newcomer women when experiencing domestic violence. It addresses the issues that SPOs may come across when assisting clients support for domestic violence. Additionally, it will address recommendations provided by academic researchers on how to adequately support immigrant and refugee communities facing domestic violence.

Resources for Small Centre Agencies in Alberta

Resource: Access to Services_Domestic Violence Support