Publications ArchivePublication Tag: Impact
2015 Impact Report
With your help, in 2015, we provided free legal services to 972 immigrant women and girls and 1,038 of their family members — clearing obstacles to safety, dignity, and freedom for 2,010 individuals. Read our full report for a snapshot of what we accomplished together!
Cultivating A Trauma-Informed Approach
Tahirih Justice Center piloted the use of the new Trauma Informed Practices Scale in 2015 as a client survey tool to evaluate our client-centered, trauma-informed, culturally-competent service model. The survey confirmed the effectiveness of our approach, with an average score of 2.72 out of 3 across all six trauma-informed practice areas, and provided a window for reflection around potential areas of improvement.
A Beacon of Hope: Our History
Layli Miller-Muro founded Tahirih in 1997 following her involvement as a student attorney in a precedent-setting case that revolutionized asylum law in the United States. Learn more about our pioneering history in the protection of women and girls.
Who We Are: Tahirih Justice Center Overview
Who, what, when, where, why. We cover the basics in this one-page overview of Tahirih Justice Center.