Cultural Humility?

In this section, you will learn different strategies and things to keep in mind while working or interacting with refugees. At the end of this section, if you must show a certificate of completion, you will take a basic comprehension quiz covering the lessons.

Refugee Stories?

In this section you will hear first hand from refugees in Arizona. They will talk about their journey to the U.S. and how the support they received helped them make a new home in the U.S.

How to Get Involved?

In this section, you will find videos about different organizations you can volunteer with to support refugees. Each of these organizations play a vital role in supporting refugees and making them feel at home in this new country.


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How to Become an Effective Volunteer: Communication

Shares some strategies for communicating when you don’t know each other’s language: acting things out, using maps, and story-sketching. Also, some basic vocabulary.

Reflection: What are some ways you might have communicated with someone without using words?

Some materials for further reading – Six Key Attitudes for Communicating Across Cultures

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