Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Working with Clients who are Immigrants: A Guide for Connecticut Department of Children and Families' Social Workers

Authors/Editors

Zwerling, Rebecca

Publisher(s)

Austin, TX: University of Texas at Austin

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2008, 40 pages

Description of Resource

This guide was designed for social workers in Connecticut but serves as an example that other states may wish to replicate.  It includes sections on demographics, statuses and statistics, legislation regarding basic needs eligibility, the immigration experience, and more.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.ct.gov/dcf/lib/dcf/multicultural_affairs/pdf/immigrants_guide.pdf