ERIC Number: ED206766
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Sponsors of Nebraska Indochinese Refugees: Meeting the Challenges.
Meredith, William H.; Cramer, Sheran L.
This report summarizes the response of 80 sponsors of Indochinese refugees in Nebraska to a survey designed to explore their sponsorship experience. Problem solving areas for sponsors and refugees are named as: acculturation, emotional adjustments, communication, health, housing, transportation, employment, and legal, financial and consumer related issues. Information on the amount of time sponsors spent helping their families is included, the satisfactions and dissatisfactions of sponsors are discussed. Conclusions and recommendations for future sponsorship efforts are made at the report's end. Appendices include a sample questionnaire, a list of people who developed the questionnaire, and samples of support letters that were distributed with the questionnaire. (APM)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Nebraska Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education, Lincoln.
Authoring Institution: Nebraska Univ., Lincoln. Coll. of Home Economics.