Welcoming our Newest Neighbors
A free online course to help you become more culturally competent when you are working, interacting, or volunteering with refugees and immigrants.
Information about this program
6 lessons, plus very short pre-and-post quizzes, which help us keep the program free!
A course facilitator to answer questions
Becoming a mentor for this family from Cuba has enriched my life in ways I could never have imagined. My family has been blessed as well.A refugee family mentor
This course is open enrollment and self-paced, which means you can start the course anytime and complete it on your own schedule.
Lessons in this class
Volunteering with refugees pre-quiz
Understanding refugee resettlement
Trauma in refugees and its long lasting effects
Moving to a new country: challenges and the process of cultural adaptation
Gaining cross-cultural communication skills
Communicating through interpreters
Thank you for welcoming newcomers
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