Women Fleeing Abuse Need Culturally Specific Services

by Diba Hareer in Ottawa  Lack of language skills, community support and cultural constraints prevent many immigrant and ethnic women from fleeing abusive relationships and seeking help.  …

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Understanding Immigrant Women and Domestic Violence

by Kelsey Power in Halifax, Nova Scotia Many immigrant women who are experiencing domestic violence require culturally sensitive support services. A new project on Canada’s…

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Immigration Policy Should Not ‘Culturalize’ Family Violence: Community Leaders

by Susan Korah (@waterlilypool) in Ottawa “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,” wrote Charles Dickens in the famous opening lines…

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