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Refugee Resettlement Services: What Low Standards Produce

This is an extra scene from Nickel City Smiler, a documentary film about Karen refugees in Buffalo. Donna Pepero, head of the Refugee School Impact Program in the Buffalo Public Schools, talks about a resettlement agency in Buffalo that dropped off a refugee family to an apartment furnished with just part of a sectional sofa – not even any beds:


Part Three of Buffalo Rising refugee series

Ariel Roberta at the Buffalo Rising newspaper released her last installment of a three-part series on refugees in Buffalo (see Part l and Part ll… 767 more words


What quality of cultural orientation do resettlement agencies in Buffalo offer?

An article in the Buffalo News Staff Reporter covers the issue of domestic abuse and juvenile delinquency cases involving immigrant and refugee families. It makes me wonder what quality of cultural orientation refugee resettlement agencies in Buffalo, such as the… 264 more words