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Sakhi Awarded Groundbreaking $3 Million Grant from The Ramesh and Kalpana Bhatia Family Foundation to Launch the South Asian Safe Families Initiative

Originally published via Cision PR Newswire. Marking Domestic Violence Awareness Month, country’s second oldest South Asian gender-justice organization plans to Read more…

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Celebrating Survivor Stories: Jeena Gurung

    Sakhi congratulates and celebrates Jeena Gurung on her recent academic success of completing her medical assistant program at Read more…

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Mourning the Loss of Mandeep Kaur

[CONTENT WARNING: abuse, suicide, domestic violence] In the wake of Sania Khan’s murder and Mandeep Kaur’s recent death, we are Read more…

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It is Time to Mobilize

  Today is a solemn and chilling day at Sakhi as we learn of the Supreme Court’s formal reversal of Roe Read more…

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Elder Abuse Within the South Asian Elderly Community in the United States: The Need for More Culture- and Age-Specific Support and Services

By Fhamida Mohasin (she/her), Sakhi Anti-Violence Program Manager Today, June 15th, is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD). Since its Read more…

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Glossary of Essential Terms

Last Updated: 06.02.22. Compiled by Sakhi from various sources, including the CDC. Gender justice “Gender Justice is a movement to Read more…

Serving Young Survivors

When working with young folks, we are cognizant of how power and control are exerted in normalized and often harmful Read more…

Sakhi Honors the Legacy of Urvashi Vaid, Fierce Advocate for Gender Justice and LGBTQ+ Rights

  Sakhi mourns the loss of trailblazing lawyer, activist and author Urvashi Vaid. Vaid was a visionary organizer whose intersectional Read more…

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Protect Yourself Online

Keeping yourself safe online is a part of Safety Planning.  Do you live with someone whom you know or suspect Read more…

Abortion Restrictions are Gender-Based Violence

We at Sakhi are deeply alarmed to learn of the recently leaked SCOTUS draft decision that threatens to overthrow Roe v. Wade, the Read more…

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