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migrants from ukraine in poland

Crisis - Mental Health Issues due to trauma of migration

Prior to migration, exposure to extreme poverty and violence increases immigrants' risk for depression . During migration, the risk of physical, psychological, and sexual violence, exploitation, human and drug trafficking, and inhumane detention conditions often contribute to post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, and anxiety .

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VAAF is a Section 501(c) (3) charitable organization, EIN 84-3454566. All donations are deemed tax-deductible absent any limitations on deductibility applicable to a particular taxpayer. No goods or services were provided in exchange for your contribution.

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