Characteristics of Help-Seeking Behaviors, Resources, and Service Needs of Battered Immigrant Latinas: Legal and Policy Implications (Summer, 2000) [pdf]

This briefing paper examines the obstacles for battered Latina women to preventing or escaping abuse and the services which are actually used to escape abuse. The paper surveys the literature and then explores the results of a survey designed and conducted by AYUDA among Latinas in Washington, DC.