What We Do
Social support is essential to health and well-being. This program offers asylum seekers a safe space to make meaningful connections within their new community.
One-on-one client and volunteer engagements ranging from homebound client meal delivery to ESL practice to job training participation.
Programming for a specific group of clients and volunteers to support integration through community inclusion.
General community gatherings with clients, volunteers, and other friends and partners of AsylumWorks.
Fajar met and befriended other LGBTQ asylum seekers.
She no longer feels isolated and alone.
Xi was paired with a volunteer to practice English.
This year he will celebrate Thanksgiving at his volunteer’s home.
Charles joined a writing circle.
For the first time in a long time, he is participating in activities that bring him joy.
report increased community involvement