Newcomers Symposium (NC)

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 09:00 to 16:30

A statewide symposium providing updates and networking for immigrant, refugee, and asylee providers and agencies. A great way to learn best practices and hear first hand experiences from experts and newcomers.

Registration: $50 per person and will include materials and lunch. Group Rate: For groups of four or larger, you can receive a 20% discount by contacting before October 1, 2019.Student Rate: If you are interested in a student rate of $30 please contact before October 1, 2019.If you have any questions, please call 336-734-1228 or e-mail

Topics Include: Code Enforcement Do’s and Dont’s, Academic Opportunities for NC Newcomer Students, Domestic Violence Awareness and Guidance, Why Can’t They Just Get Their Papers?, Physical and Mental Health for Immigrant Families, Limited English Proficiency Access to Federally Funded Services, Economic Benefits of Hiring Immigrants, Transportation for Immigrants, Fair Housing Law: National Origin Protections, Human Trafficking, Public Safety Tips, and Culture Shock: First Hand Immigrant Experiences.

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What: Newcomer's Symposium: Current Statewide Issues in Immigrant and Refugee Services

When: October 17, 2019, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM

Where: Forsyth Technical Community College, Winston-Salem, NC