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واردان که با حمایت کننده گان اجتماع خود کار می کنند ۵ | Five Tips for Newcomers Working with Community Sponsors
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واردان که با حمایت کننده گان اجتماع خود کار می کنند ۵ | Five Tips for Newcomers Working with Community Sponsors

Refugee Welcome Collective is proud to offer a new video series with practical advice for newcomers in community sponsorship. We know that the most valuable knowledge comes from those with lived experience. Our partners at USAHello interviewed refugees across the country about their experiences with community sponsors. Their collective knowledge and advice are shared in this video series to help prepare our newest neighbors for a positive start.

Afghan Adjustment Act: What It Means for Afghan Neighbors and for Welcomers
  • Community Sponsors
  • Afghan Placement and Assistance (APA)

Afghan Adjustment Act: What It Means for Afghan Neighbors and for Welcomers

This session explains the Afghan Adjustment Act and how it may affect the more than 75,000 Afghans rebuilding lives in the U.S. and helps community members learn what actions they can take in continuing support to Afghan neighbors.

Partners in Mobilization: How Houston Welcomes and YMCA Houston Activate Volunteers and Donations
  • Community Sponsors
  • Lunch and Learn

Partners in Mobilization: How Houston Welcomes and YMCA Houston Activate Volunteers and Donations

During this session, participants learn about the partnership between a local resettlement agency and Houston Welcomes Refugees. The presenters also share advice with sponsors and volunteers from lessons learned.

Supporting Ongoing Integration: Understanding the Sponsor’s Role
  • Community Sponsors
  • Integration

Supporting Ongoing Integration: Understanding the Sponsor’s Role

From the first 90 days to long-term individualized pathways, this session discusses integration and the sponsor’s role.

Connecting Newcomers with Healthcare Providers for Ongoing Access
  • Community Sponsors
  • Health

Connecting Newcomers with Healthcare Providers for Ongoing Access

In this webinar, experts from the Center of Excellence in Newcomer Health to learn how volunteers and community sponsors can effectively facilitate refugee healthcare access. 

Recruit, Retain, and Engage Landlords and Property Managers
  • Community Sponsors
  • Housing

Recruit, Retain, and Engage Landlords and Property Managers

This webinar provides resettlement staff, community sponsors, and volunteers with information on how to engage and build partnerships with landlords and property managers.

  • Community Sponsors
  • Lunch and Learn

December 2022 Lunch and Learn Schedule

Use this interactive PDF flyer to read about and register for RWC Lunch and Learn sessions taking place in December 2022.

  • Community Sponsors
  • Lunch and Learn

November 2022 Lunch and Learn Schedule

Use this interactive PDF flyer to read about and register for RWC Lunch and Learn sessions taking place in November 2022.

Upwardly Global: Assisting Refugee and Immigrant Professionals Pursuing Careers in the U.S.
  • Community Sponsors
  • Employment

Upwardly Global: Assisting Refugee and Immigrant Professionals Pursuing Careers in the U.S.

Upwardly Global supports refugees and immigrants in restarting their careers in their new community. Learn how you or a new neighbor can connect to Upwardly Global programs and resources.

Impacted Voice: “Call Me American” with Storyteller and Author Abdi Nor Iftin
  • Community Sponsors
  • Lunch and Learn

Impacted Voice: “Call Me American” with Storyteller and Author Abdi Nor Iftin

Featured on CNN, NPR, and BBC, author Abdi Nor Iftin shares stories of his life from Somalia to Kenya to the United States. The session includes advice for volunteers, community sponsors, and welcomers.

Tarjimly App Demo: Connecting Refugees and Welcomers to On-Demand Interpretation
  • Community Sponsors
  • Lunch and Learn

Tarjimly App Demo: Connecting Refugees and Welcomers to On-Demand Interpretation

Learn about this free language access resource from Tarjimly staff as they explain how sponsors, volunteers, and refugees can download and use the tool.

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