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Abuse is wrong in any language (Serbo-Croatian)  
http://www.justice.gc.ca/en/ps/fm/pub/abuse_is_wrong/Abuse-Serbia.pdf
Provides information, in Serbo-Croatian, for immigrant women who are in abusive relationships about Canadian law, human rights, and the kind of help available for victims of abuse. (See Details)
Published: 1995
If low-income women of colour counted in Toronto  
http://www.socialplanningtoronto.org/Research%20&%20Policy%20Updates/Low%20Income%20Women%20of%20Colour%20Aug03.pdf
Finds that low-income women of colour in Toronto are isolated, overworked, subject to racism and discrimination, and chronically poor. Provides recommendations and stratefies to effect positive change. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Nowhere to turn? Responding to partner violence against immigrant and visible minority women  
http://www.ccsd.ca/pubs/2004/nowhere/nowhere_to_turn.pdf
Identifies the complex set of issues, attitudes, barriers and gaps in service that make immigrant and visible minority women uniquely vulnerable when faced by domestic violence. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Alone in Canada: 21 ways to make it better: a self-help guide for single newcomers (Tamil)  
http://www.camh.net/About_Addiction_Mental_Health/Mental_Health_Information/Alone_in_Canada/alone_in_canada_tamil.pdf
Covers a range of topics, in Tamil, explaining Canadian life in order to aid newcomers in learning about Canadian customs and in integrating themselves into Canadian society. (See Details)
Published: 2001
What women prescribe: report and recommendations from the national symposium "Women in Partnership: Working Towards Inclusive, G
Describes the need for (re)education and training among health providers, points the way to new directions for research needed to maximize women's health, and presents a complete list of symposium recommendations.
Published: 1995
Access to woman abuse services by Arab-speaking Muslim women in London, Ontario. Background investigation and recommendations fo  
http://www.crvawc.ca/documents/Final-AccesstoWomenAbuseServicesbyArabSpeakingMuslimWomeninLondon_001.pdf
Examines the barriers that prevent Arab women from benefiting from the services provided by agencies that work on women safety in London, Ontario. Provides several deductions regarding the barriers that resulted from the analysis of the personal interviews and group discussions. Finds that assisting, defending and protecting abused women from further abuse requires setting a clear strategy that places the education of men as a primary objective. (See Details)
Published: 2002
Alone in Canada: 21 ways to make it better: a self-help guide for single newcomers (Bengali)  
http://www.camh.net/About_Addiction_Mental_Health/Mental_Health_Information/Alone_in_Canada/alone_in_canada_bengali.pdf
Covers a range of topics, in Bengali, in order to aid newcomers in learning about Canadian customs and in integrating themselves into Canadian society. (See Details)
Published: 2001
The true name of her condition  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/en/publications/RB/v4n1/page5.shtml
Examines post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) occurance and effects on immigrant and refugee women in Saskatchewan and Manitoba. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Nowhere to turn? Responding to partner violence against immigrant and visible minority women: voices of frontline workers  
http://www.ccsd.ca/pubs/2004/nowhere/voices/voices.htm
Presents highlights from focus group discussions with frontline community workers involved in helping immigrant and visible minority women who have experienced abuse by their partners. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Strategic framework to foster immigration to francophone minority communities  
http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pub/framework-minorities.html
Presents the strategic framework proposed to increase the number of French-speaking immigrants in Francophone minority communities and to facilitate their reception and integration. (See Details)
Published: 2003