Resources

MaMa List

2,000+ Islamic and Muslim Links on the Internet World Wide Web – Database of Islamic Sites:

Guide Us TV

Our Guide US TV team of scholars, teachers and presenters are all working hard producing more content to continue our presentation of true Islam in English – 24 hours a day – On broadcast TV in America.

New York Lawyers for the Public Interest

A nonprofit, civil rights law firm that strives for social justice through impact litigation, systemic reform community organizing and advocacy. The Pro Bono Clearing House – NYLPI matches community organizations and non-profits with pro bono attorneys from law firms and corporate departments across New York City. Need assistance in getting your organization legal help contact:

The Tri-State Muslim Media

Media that services New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, National and World News Tri-State Muslim is a media company that seeks to network, record, share and tell the story of the development of the Muslims in the Tri-State. Contact:

Abraham’s Children – Video

Abraham’s Children tells the stories of Muslim American children in the greater New York area through their own voices and experiences. Abraham’s Children explores the daily routine and experiences of our Muslim protagonists as they search for their own voice and identity; allowing the children to share a “slice of life” with the American public, challenging and uncovering stereotypes of a race and religion. Adolescence is a difficult period to navigate in any culture. Video URL:

New York, NY

Arab American Family Support Center

Provides services to the Arab immigrant community, including English as a Second Language classes, legal assistance, youth development programs, domestic violence prevention and access to health care.

Center for the Women of New York

Offers a variety of trainings, support groups and educational resources.

Center for the Integration & Advancement of New Americans (CIANA)

Immigrant and refugee services to newcomers from the “traditional” societies of the Greater Middle East and its neighboring countries in Africa and South Asia.

Child Center of New York

Offers counseling, family intervention, youth development and home visiting services to at-risk children and their families to promote healthy families.

Domestic Harmony Foundation

Provides services to address the social, emotional, and psychological needs of South Asian and Muslim women and their children dealing issues of domestic violence and violation of basic human rights.

ICNA Relief

Offers a temporary housing unit for women.

Muslim Consultative Network

A coalition of Muslim leaders and organizations whose members work to strengthen NYC Muslim communities by providing much needed social services, promoting civic engagement and interfaith dialogue, and developing sustained advocacy on issues that affect Muslim New Yorkers.

Muslim Women’s Institute of Research and Development

A faith-based, community service organization that focuses on transitional needs of new immigrants, health education, hunger relief and inter-faith work.

New York Asian Women’s Center

Helps battered women overcome violence and govern their own lives, free of abuse. The Center also works to raise public awareness about domestic violence, advocate for the rights of battered women, and create an agenda for social change.

Queens Legal Services

Queens Legal Services Corporation is dedicated to helping low income residents of Queens County with all their civil legal problems.

Safe Horizon

Offers a variety of social services for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and rape and homeless youth.

Sakhi for South Asian Women

Offers a full range of services and advocacy for South Asian women facing domestic violence.

Sanctuary for Families

Provides victims of domestic violence and their children with a range of comprehensive services including clinical, legal services, shelter, outreach and education, and children and economic empowerment programs.

Sauti Yetu Center for African Women, Inc

An advocacy organization that works on women’s rights and offers culturally appropriate and gender specific counseling to individuals and groups of African women.
South Asians Council for Social Services

Supports under-served members of the South Asian and Indo-Caribbean communities and provides social services including immigrant health care access, parents empowerment program, managed care, English and computer classes.

South Asian Youth Action (SAYA!)

Offers academic support and development, employment training and school based services to South Asian youth.

TAMKEEN: The Center for Arab American Empowerment (Domestic Violence Program)

Tel: (7180 250-5122)

Women for Afghan Women

Provides services to Afghan women.

Women in Islam, Inc.

A coalition of professional and social activist Muslim women that supports a broad spectrum of human rights and social justice interests.

Rochester, New York

Saathi

Based in Rochester, Saathi helps South Asian women who are facing domestic violence, emotional abuse or sexual assault.

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