By Marwah Kiani According to the 2010 Census, there are around 5.4 million South Asians living in the United States (U.S Census, 2010). South Asian immigrants in the United States … Continue reading ‘Saheli means Friend’ – Exploring Gendered Domestic Violence and Healthy Relationships in South Asian Communities
by Anushka Patil To put it simply, Saheli has given me a community of South Asian students who understand the difficulties of balancing one’s nationality and ethnicity in a world … Continue reading My Journey as a Saheli Youth Fellow
Ticket link: https://secure.givelively.org/event/saheli-support-and-friendship-for-south-asian-women-and-families/saheli-art-affair/saheli-art-affair What is “the Art Affair” and how did it come about? “The Art Affair” was conceived in 2021 by Ruchika Yadav as the central theme for Saheli’s … Continue reading Saheli Fundraiser, ‘The Art Affair’ – a conversation
DVAM 2021: #Every1KnowsSome1 October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. According to National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV), “domestic violence is more prevalent than most realize, one in four women … Continue reading ‘Something to talk about’ on BCAT TV- with Saheli Co-Executive Directors
Mandatory arrest laws and no-drop prosecution have been adopted by 48 states and the District of Columbia to combat domestic violence in our communities. These policies require law enforcement to … Continue reading How do mandatory arrest laws affect domestic violence survivors from immigrant and Black communities?
Advocates have long discerned the overlap between domestic violence and human trafficking. Research has shown that it is not uncommon that domestic violence can occur alongside human trafficking and vice … Continue reading The Intersection of Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking