Parenting Tools

We provide parenting tools that help parents navigate many different public systems they encounter like finding appropriate doctors, signing children up for school, providing advocacy with school personnel when needed, parenting education that helps bridge the cultural gap.    

 

 

Citizenship classes

​​We provide citizenship classes designed to prepare immigrants and refugees who are ready to take their civic tests with limited English proficiency. We offer interpretation during classes which makes it much easier for our students.  

Interpretation and translation services

we provide interpretation and translation services to be able to guide non-English speaking refugees and immigrants through medical appointments, parent-teacher conferences, school registration, and any other needed areas. 

Driving lessons

we provide driving instructions, training to immigrants and refugees to assist them in obtaining an Iowa state driver's license, which is a big milestone to self-sufficiency.

Resource & referral. 

we connect immigrant and refugee families to surrounding resources this includes neighboring police departments, Bank creditors, schools, employers, etc. we also help fill out different applications including benefit applications, immigration applications and employment application.  

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