How to welcome newcomers to the USA

म शरणार्थी कसरी स्वागत गर्न सक्नुहुन्छ, आप्रवासी, and other newcomers to the USA? यहाँ छन् 8 ways to welcome newcomers into your community.

1) Learn how to pronounce newcomers’ नाम

One important thing you can to do help newcomers feel welcome is to learn how to pronounce their names. सिक्न tips on how to pronounce names that sound foreign to you.

2) Learn skills to connect with newcomers in your own community

हाम्रो पूरा online welcoming course to learn how to effectively welcome, support, volunteer with, or simply connect to newcomers. When you are done, खोज हाम्रो “FindHellodatabase for a local organization to support.

3) Be prepared to listen to the concerns of established residents in your communities

Your most challenging role as an advocate for newcomers will be among less welcoming members of your own community. राम्रो अधिवक्ता जा डर र गैर-स्वीकार्नुको समुदाय सदस्यहरु को चिन्ता आदर सुन्न अर्थ. If you dismiss their concerns as prejudice or selfishness, you will not win hearts and minds.

सट्टा, acknowledge that things are changing, and find out what their wishes are. Remind them that refugees, and many other immigrants too, come because they are trying to get away from terror and conflict, not bring it with them, and that engaging people and making them feel welcome is the best prevention. Reminders of immigrant ancestors are also helpful with some groups.

You can also highlight the positives that immigrants bring with them. Find common ground by identifying similar values that newcomers have with non-welcoming community members – work ethic and resilience, धार्मिक र परम्परागत समाजमा, परिवार मान - र वरिपरि आफ्नो वकालत निर्माण. तपाईं त्यहाँ केही शरणार्थी समूह अधिक रूढिवादी अमेरिकी साधारण छ भनेर कुराहरू प्रशस्त छन् पाउनुहुनेछ, तिनीहरूले बुझ्दैनन् किनभने बस newcomers बाटपुनपठाइएको सक्छ जसले.

4) Buy a shirt and wear a message of welcome to newcomers

You can wear a message of welcome when you are out and about in your city. USAHello sells shirts with the message “स्वागत. यो तपाईंको घर हो, धेरै” in eight different languages. Proceeds support our work. अब एक शर्ट किन्न.

5) Work with your city and county officials to declare your community a welcoming city

स्वागतको अमेरिका शहर र सहर प्रोत्साहन गर्ने एक राष्ट्रिय आन्दोलन थप समावेशी स्थानहरू बन्न छ.

6) Teach children about refugees and other newcomers both at school and at home

Teaching children about refugees can be a challenge but is also an important thing to do. यहाँ केही ideas to help you talk to your children about refugees.

7) Hire newcomers and learn inclusive employment practices

Research shows refugees and other newcomers are very valuable parts of the workforce. तिनीहरूलाई लेना! त्यसपछि, consider ways to promote English language learning on the job. Your company can give employees time during their workweek to earn their GED® diplomas using our free GED® तयारी पाठ्यक्रम.

If you are looking for additional support on how to hire and work with employees who are refugees or immigrants, you can find more resources and technical support from our friends at उच्च लाभ.

If you own a business, please sign the We Hire Refugees declaration आज! Even if you aren’t in a position to hire refugees, you can still sign the declaration to support and welcome refugees. Let’s speak with a louder voice about how refugees make our companies, economy and communities stronger and advance initiatives that support refugee resettlement.

8) Plan or attend an event for World Refugee Day or Welcoming Week

विश्व शरणार्थी दिवस (जुन 20 औं) is a day to celebrate the strength and resilience of refugees around the globe. Many communities across the United States host events during the month of June. Welcoming Week is celebrated each September. Visit our friends at WeAreAllAmerica.org आफ्नो समुदायमा एउटा घटना फेला पार्न.

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