If you would like to get involved with Bamboo Bridges and their mission in building awareness of the issues that Asian Pacific American Women confront in their lives, please call (702) 5-APA-533 or (702) 527-2533. Click here for email. Download the volunteer application below.
Become an advocate for APA women needing support with domestic violence resources. Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Training is required. Training through one of the local shelters will meet this requirement. Download the above volunteer application. Subject to acceptance, stipend/pay via VAWA STOP grant may be available. References required.
This document, by the Battered Women's Justice Project, is a must-read for advocates who work directly with victims of domestic violence:
We encourage everyone, especially potential advocates, to educate themselves about domestic violence and sexual assault. Most of the following webinars are free and can be accessed from the comfort of your home or office.
Click here for Webinars on Domestic Violence Trainings.
Become a court-certified interpreter. We need more people who have Asian language skills to become interpreters. For more information on requirements, click here.