Subject Matter: Tools

Community Sponsorship Manual

Community Sponsorship Manual

by on August 29, 2023

Main content areas include group roles, group communication, health, housing, and key sponsorship resources. The information and resources within this manual were created for community sponsors serving as co-sponsors in partnership with a local resettlement agency. While the information may be helpful to any community sponsor, please be mindful of any requirements or resources specific…

Ukrainian Humanitarian Parolee, Supporter, and Resettlement Agency Worksheet

by on January 24, 2023

This worksheet is based on Preferred Communities (PC) Program Guidelines from the Office of Refugee Resettlement and helpful common activities of supporters participating in Uniting for Ukraine. Formatted in an Excel document, the first tab provides instructions for using the worksheet, which is found on the second tab. This worksheet can be used either electronically…

Cultural Orientation Toolkit for Community Partners and Sponsors

by on August 17, 2022

The toolkit provides guidance on how to incorporate Cultural Orientation messages into 25 early resettlement services. Integrating Cultural Orientation throughout the service period will help newcomers retain the information that is essential to adapt to their new lives and achieve self-sufficiency.  For more information, watch CORE’s webinar introducing the toolkit. Access and download


by on May 5, 2022

This map tool allows users to easily visualize the refugee resettlement ecosystem as well as existing resources and services in their area, and to filter pertinent information such as contact details, websites, and addresses. The tool can be used to facilitate research, connect with potential partners, and analyze a given community’s support infrastructure for new…