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Immigrant Support: Things to Know

What is the contribution of Immigrant Support Organizations to society? As of 2017, there are 43.3 million foreign-born people in the US—of which 20.7 million are naturalized citizens, 13.1 million…

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Latino Immigrants in the United States

Illegal Latino immigrants searching for the American Dream There are many reasons why Latin Americans migrate to the United States, and not all of them are related to the American…

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Immigrants and the Language Barrier

How language can become a barrier to a life of better opportunities Although immigrating to another country may bring with it better opportunities in a classic “the grass is greener…

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Tracing Our Family Tree to Find Our True Identity

What is true identity?: The importance of teaching your child the family history Children love stories. Through stories, they become hero/ines, visit fantastic places, and make friends with powerful creatures.…

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Why Mental Health Professionals Find “Cuentos” Helpful in Immigrant Families

How to improve mental health through storytelling Migration contributes to the richness of one country’s cultural, social, and economic diversity. For the immigrant, it involves the poignant loss of all…