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We encourage people who are serving survivors of torture to submit resources to this website.

FOA for Direct Services for SoT

HHS has released the Funding Opportunity Announcement for Direct Services to Survivors of Torture. Applications are due June 24, 2015. More information is available on the Grants.gov website.

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Stories of Hope from Bhutanese Refugees: Moving from Distress to Wellness

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An excellent video series, created by ORR and the Bhutanese American Organization, which features Bhutanese refugees describing their experiences coming to the US from camps. The videos are meant to be shared with refugee communities and with service providers. (Nepali is spoken in the videos, but if you click on the “cc” button on the bottom right of the screen, the closed captions will appear in English.)

Resource Spotlight: Great Graphics for your Communications

We know that great images can make a huge difference in our campaigns' success, but it can be hard to find effective ones. Of course the best solution, if possible, is to take and use your own photographs, but that can be unfeasible for many reasons. Check out Julia Campbell's webinar on How to Create Eye-Catching Graphics for your Nonprofit. Here are a few good places to get free stock photos that you can freely use on your website, in publications, etc. ...

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