Forced Marriage Initiative, Tahirih Justice Center – marriage should be a choice. But across the nation, women and girls are pressured, forced, and/or manipulated into marrying partners they have not chosen. Just as alarming – the United States is lagging behind other nations in responding to this human rights violation. Tahirih’s Forced Marriage Imitative, launched in 2011, is a national program working to stop forced marriages from occurring in the United States, Falls Church, VA.
National Healthy Marriage Resource Center – a clearinghouse for quality, balanced, and timely information and resources on healthy marriage and relationship education. The NHMRC's mission is to be a first stop for information, resources, and training on healthy marriage for experts, researchers, policymakers, media, marriage educators, couples and individuals, program providers, and others, Oklahoma City, OK.
Unchained At Last – the only organization in the US that’s dedicated to providing free legal services and other support to help women leave arranged/forced marriages and rebuild their lives, and to preventing women from becoming trapped in such marriages. Unchained At Last envisions a world where every woman is free to choose whether, when and whom to marry — and whether to leave a marriage, Westfield, NJ.