Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Cultural Orientation for Children with Refugee Backgrounds

Authors/Editors

Phrasavath, Thavisouk
Kuras, Ellen

Publisher(s)

Salt Lake City, UT: Catholic Community Services of Utah

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

June 2009, 51 pages

Description of Resource

This guide was created by a research team at the University of Utah in collaboration with Catholic Community Services and other refugee resettlement agencies in Utah.  It is designed to help refugee children ages 8-14 adjust to U.S. culture and includes interactive lessons on laws and safety, school rules and skills, social skills, money management, emotional health, claiming your culture, and family roles. 

Languages

English

Availability

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