For a Better Life: Navigating the Basics
For a Better Life highlights the stories of our public schools as they educate immigrant and refugee families who are overcoming obstacles on their path to a better life.
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- Immigrant and Refugee Education
When you’re a parent, paperwork follows your children. Whether it’s accessing a birth certificate to scheduling check-ups at the doctor, to registering for a new school, having the knowledge to answer the basic information about your children and understanding what to do and when can be a challenge. For newcomer families with limited English and a different cultural understanding, the Center for People in Need assists them to be successful with the basics.