Raksha Reproductive Justice Cohort

  1. South Asian heritage or ancestry
    • South Asia includes: India, Pakistan, Bhutan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and the Maldives.
    • Preference given to underrepresented South Asian groups, including indigenous, Adivasi, Dalit, and Bahujan students.
    • The community also includes members of the South Asian diaspora – past generations of South Asians who originally settled in many areas around the world, including the Caribbean (Guyana, Jamaica, Suriname, and Trinidad & Tobago), Africa (Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana, Uganda), Canada, Europe, the Middle East, and other parts of Asia and the Pacific Islands (Fiji, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore).
  2. Ages 18-24
  3. Lives in metro Atlanta area
    • The metro Atlanta area includes Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Forsyth, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry and Rockdale counties, and the city of Atlanta.
  4. Has experienced violence, including but not limited to survivor of sexual violence, dating violence, secondary survivor of domestic violence, gender violence, etc.
    • We will not ask you any questions about your identification within this group.
  5. Commit to attend 10 monthly sessions (virtual or in-person) from August 2024 to May 2025.

Applications will close by July 8th 2024 at 11:59pm EST

Applicants will be notified by July 23rd 2024

Each monthly session will be approx. 2 hours

Stipend: $200/person

Option to receive FREE reproductive health products

For Questions please email rukmini@raksha.org

Disclaimers: This product was funded by Grant Number 90EV0054-01-00 from the Department of Health and Human services (DHHS); Administration for Children and Families (ACF); Administration on Children, Youth and Families (ACYF); Family Youth Services Bureau (FYSB); Family Violence Division. The viewpoints contained in this guide are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views or policies of the Administration for Children and Families. While we strive to provide the most current information, we cannot bear responsibility for maintaining status on updates or time relevance of the source materials, information or links to the official resources we source from-Raksha,Inc.

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