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FAQS

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WHAT IS DISABILITY

Disability is any condition of the body or mind (impairment) that makes it more difficult for the person with the condition to do certain activities (activity limitation) and interact with the world around them (participation limitation)

WHAT IS IMMIGRATION?

Immigration is the international movement of people to a destination country of which they are not natives or where they do not possess citizenship in order to settle as permanent or naturalized citizens

WHO IS A REFUGEE?

According to UNHCR, a refugee is a person who has fled war, violence, confict or persecution and has crossed an international border to find safety in another country.

WHO WE SERVE

Our work promotes social inclusion and Cross-Cultural understanding of those we serve

Group Therapy

PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

People with disabilities encounter attitudinal and environmental barriers that hinder their full and effective participation in society on an equal basis with others.

IMMIGRANTS

Individuals who migrate experience multiple stresses that can impact their mental well being.


 Other challenges include loss of cultural norms, religious customs, and social support systems, adjustment to a new culture and changes in identity and concept of self.

Group Discussion
Holding Hands

REFUGEES

Social inclusion allows people to fully participate in their community and fosters peaceful societies.

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OUR NEIGHBORS

We believe Cross-Cultural undestanding promotes good neighborliness. We value:

Accountability : We believe each individual / person is responsible for their actions.

Compassion : We treat people with kindness.

Tolerance : We respect other people's views and opinions.

Inclusion : We value diversity as a strength.

Versatility : We encourage people to adapt to change.

Equity : We treat people with fairness and respect regardless of their age, gender, religion, or country of origin.

OUR COMMUNITIES

We are ACTIVE members of our community, interested in promoting social inclusion and cross-cultural understanding in order to create safe, strong and prosperous neighborhoods and communities.