Intimate Partner Violence
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Intimate partner violence is the most common cause of non-fatal injury to women worldwide. However, during the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a large increase in intimate partner violence and gender-based violence seen across the globe.
Intimate Partner Violence in South Asian Communities
It takes an incredible amount of resilience and strength for South Asian survivors to seek help and even after doing so, experience many barriers in accessing services or leaving an abusive situation.