enhancing access for individuals with limited english profiency toolkit

Escape

Safety Alert: If you believe your computer activities are being monitored, please access this site from a safer computer. To immediately exit this site, click the escape button. If you are in immediate danger, contact 911, a local crisis line, or the U.S. National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 and TTY 1-800-787-3224.

Safety Alert: If you believe your computer activities are being monitored, please access this site from a safer computer. To immediately exit this site, click the escape button. If you are in immediate danger, contact 911, a local crisis line, or the U.S. National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 and TTY 1-800-787-3224.

Language Access: Considerations and Recommendations for Advocates Supporting Survivors of Violence, a report by the Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), a component of the United States Department of Justice, provided grant through its Translators and Interpreters Services Initiative to improve accessibility of program services.

The Interpretation Resource Guide for Advocates and Attorneys is a collection of information, tips, tools, and resources on working with interpreters to ensure language access in domestic violence agencies. The resource guide covers: Language access rights & laws, Interpretation, Finding, qualifying & working with interpreters, Tools & resources.