Adjusting to life in America
This section of the Refugee Center Online has ideas and information to help you better adjust to life in the US. By better understanding US culture and expectations, you will have a better resettlement experience. You can increase your feelings of having control over your life and hopefully have less stress and feel happier.
Americans value things like privacy, independence, and their time. Learn about these important American values.
Learn how to have good manners and about typical American behaviors
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Refugee and Immigrant Experience
Learn how immigrants helped build the United States. Read about the history and personal stories of refugees in different cities across the US today.