Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Assessing the Needs of Refugee and Asylee Families: A Healthy Marriage Initiative

Authors/Editors

N.B. Busch
R. Fong
L. Hefron
A. McClendon

Publisher(s)

Austin, TX: The University of Texas at Austin, Center for Social Work Research

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2004, 74 pages

Description of Resource

"This project's purposes were to determine the marital and family challenges experienced by refugees, and outline services available to refugees, in Austin and San Antonio, Texas. Thirty-one families and 21 providers of refugee services participated. Refugees from 12 countries were included: Afghanistan, Bosnia, Colombia, Cuba, Ethiopia, Iran, Liberia, Republic of Congo, Serbia, Somalia, Sudan, and Vietnam. The Texas Health and Human Services Commission funded this project." - Publisher's description

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.brycs.org/documents/upload/texasrefhm.pdf