Who We've Trained for Advocacy
We have provided the following training sessions:
- 98 trainings on trafficking issues that served 3,730 law enforcement, social service providers, advocates, students, faith-based community members, mental health care providers and others,
- Quarterly trainings reaching nearly 200 interpreters on the dynamics of domestic violence and human trafficking, and
- Over 80 community education sessions on domestic violence for over 600 refugees.
Who We've Empowered
Over the past three years, Tapestri has served:
0Survivors of Human Trafficking
0Survivors of Domestic Abuse
0Refugee Men Completed Classes
Diversity We've Provided
Additionally, we have distributed over 11,000 copies of educational materials in 14 languages (English, Spanish, Portuguese, Vietnamese, Korean, Hindi, Farsi, Arabic, Amharic, French, Bosnian, Somali, Russian and Chinese) to criminal justice agencies, social service agencies, community members, medical providers, mental health care providers, court personnel, law enforcement agencies, students, volunteers, interpreters, and faith-based community members. The most often requested languages were English, Spanish, Portuguese, Vietnamese, Korean, and Chinese.
Shortly after their marriage, Sabrin and her husband moved to the United States from Egypt. What was supposed to be a happy beginning, fueled by the American dream, quickly turned into a nightmare. Soon after their arrival, her husband began abusing her physically and mentally. The abuse involved physical contact, threats of deportation and homelessness.…Read More