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Cultural Resources - Information for Newcomers to the United States

Resources for Newcomers and the People Who Support their Transition

Video: The Afghan Evacuee Background and Evacuation Experience From the Kabul Airlift to Resettlement in American Communities

This video briefly describes the background and evacuation experience of Afghan evacuees who were brought to the US in the summer and fall of 2021. It highlights the challenges Afghans experience in the period from the evacuation from Afghanistan to resettlement in the U.S. It describes the importance of  trauma-informed engagement when working with this population. (Powerpoint: Tips for working with Afghan Refugees - link coming soon!)  

Links to Information About Afghan Culture


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