ERIC Number: ED214405
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
A Future for Us All. A Resource Guide for Refugee Women's Program Development.
Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC. Language and Orientation Resource Center.
This guide, largely a product of the Language and Orientation Resource Center's (LORC) "Working Session on Program Development for Refugee Women," is a resource for use by refugees and by persons and organizations working with refugees. The main part of the guide is divided into five sections: (1) an introduction to recent attention to them, and a discussion of current recent attention to them; and a discussion of current directions of refugee resettlement in the United States; (2) identification of needs and resources, including assessment of both individual and program needs; (3) self-help activities, including an overview of them and a discussion of various kinds of advocacy and organizational questions related to self-help activities; (4) components of program design, including existing models, human resources, creating the environment, and collaboration with existing community resources and fundraising; (5) summaries of individual programs including their addresses; and (6) samples and reproductions of program materials. The guide concludes with a selected bibliography and a list of participants in the LORC workshop. (AMH)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Refugee Resettlement (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC. Language and Orientation Resource Center.
Note: Product of a workshop sponsored by the Language and Orientation Resource Center, Center for Applied Linguistics (April 30-May 1, 1981).