Providing Coordinated Human Services to Refugees and Immigrants through Specialized Service Units

The Office of Refugee Resettlement hosted a Webinar entitled "Providing Coordinated Human Services to Refugees and Immigrants through Specialized Service Units." This free Webinar provided an opportunity to hear about specialized service units which are collaborations between ORR and refugee and immigrant serving programs and TANF programs designed to improve placements and services for low-income refugees and immigrants. Tom Medina from the Washington Department of Social and Health Services, Economic Services Administration, Office of Refugee and Immigrant Services presented on Washington's service delivery model and partner agencies, highlighted available services to low-income refugees and immigrants including TANF, English as a Second Language, job training, case management and many more essential services. The webinar emphasized lessons learned for effectively facilitating partnerships and reducing barriers to ORR and refugee and immigrant program collaboration with TANF, workforce development, and other agencies.

Record Type: 
Webinar / Webcast
Publication Date: 
September, 2013
Date: 
September 19, 2013
Source: 
OFA Peer TA
Webinar Date: 
September 19, 2013
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Special Populations
    • Immigrants
    • Refugee
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