Asian Resources

ResourceOrganizationTypeFocusAdditional InfoLink
ManaviManaviBothSouth AsianFounded in 1985, Manavi is the first organization in the United States dedicated to ending all forms of violence against South Asian survivors. Using a survivor-centered approach, Manavi provides culturally specific and linguistically appropriate services to South Asian survivors of gender-based violence. Manavi’s staff and volunteers are bilingual—speaking over 14 different South Asian languages.View
Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based ViolenceAsian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based ViolenceBothAsian/Pacific/Asian AmericanMaintains a downloadable directory of programs serving Asians, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders.View
Asian Mental Health CollectiveAsian Mental Health CollectiveWellnessAsian/Pacific/Asian American
South Asian Therapists.orgSouth Asian Therapists.orgWellnessSouth AsianHere you can find culturally competent South Asian mental health professionals to help you get the support you’re looking for.View
National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color NetworkNational Queer and Trans Therapists of Color NetworkWellnessPOC/BIPOCAdvancing healing justice by transforming mental health for queer and trans poc.View
KAN-WINKAN-WINBothAsian/Pacific/Asian AmericanKAN-WIN’S mission is to eradicate gender-based violence, including domestic violence and sexual assault, especially for women and children across Asian American communities and beyond through culturally competent services, community engagement, and advocacy.View
National Asian American Pacific Islander Mental Health AssociationNational Asian American Pacific Islander Mental Health AssociationBothAsian/Pacific/Asian AmericanResources page includes supportive programs.View
National Queer Asian Pacific Islander AllianceNational Queer Asian Pacific Islander AllianceWellnessLGBTQ Asian/Pacific/Asian AmericanFounded in 2005, the National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance empowers LGBTQ+ Asians and Pacific Islanders through community capacity building, policy advocacy, and resource development.View
Asian Pacific American Labor AllianceAsian Pacific American Labor AllianceUnclearAsian/Pacific/Asian AmericanFounded in 1992, the Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA), AFL-CIO, is the first and only national organization of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) workers, most of who are union members, and our allies advancing worker, immigrant and civil rights.View
Red Canary SongRed Canary SongBothAsian/Pacific/Asian American, Asian & Migrant Sex WorkersRed Canary Song is a grassroots organization of Asian and Migrant sex workers and massage workers, organizing transnationally. Our work is in the tradition of sex worker mutual aid, and we center base-building with migrant massage workers through a labor rights, migrant justice, and PIC abolitionist framework.View
Butterfly Asian and Migrant Sex Workers Support NetworkButterfly Asian and Migrant Sex Workers Support NetworkBothAsian/Pacific/Asian American, Asian and Migrant Sex WorkersButterfly was formed by sex workers, social workers, legal and health professionals. It provides support to, and advocates for, the rights of Asian and migrant sex workers. The organization is founded upon the belief that sex workers are entitled to respect and basic human rights. Butterfly asserts that, regardless of their immigration status, Asian and migrant sex workers should be treated like all other workers.View
National Network for Immigrant and Refugee RightsNational Network for Immigrant and Refugee RightsUnclearMigrants/ImmigrantsAn organization working to defend and expand the rights of all immigrants and refugees, regardless of immigration status. Includes a page that links to immigrant hotlines.View
Queer Asian Mental Health Club Instagram handles- @QueerAsianSocialClub @AsianMentalHealthProject @JemarcaxintoWellnessAsian/Pacific/Asian American, LGBTQ Asian/Pacific/Asian AmericanBi-weekly beginning August 7, 2023 at 5:30 pm PST/ 8:30 pm ESTView

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*This is a directory compiled by NSN staff and members. Inclusion in this directory is not an official endorsement of the organization, and does not suggest that the NSN or Cast has a formal relationship with these organizations.