Date

09/17/2020 10:00 - 11:00 PST

Host(s)

Shelby Phillips, CALCASA & Meghna Bhat, CALCASA

Presenter(s)

Emily Austin, CALCASA Consultant


Description

This session will take a look at the unique experience of immigrant communities and sexual violence. Participants will learn about vulnerabilities that impact immigrants to the USA that intersect with sexual violence. Participants will also be connected to local centers with cultural relevancy programs and culturally competent services to better serve immigrant survivors of sexual violence.



Learning Objectives

  • Understand the experiences and vulnerabilities of immigrant communities in the intersection with sexual violence.
  • Define culturally relevant and competent services.
  • Explore local immigrant services for survivors.