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Image of the map of Laos and a black and white portrait of Maysee Yang Jacobs as a child

The Faces of New Americans: Meet Maysee Yang Jacobs

After the Vietnam War, her family fled Laos to the United States to seek refuge.

Hispanic mother and father with child in a pumpkin patch.

New Americans 101

A primer on the President’s initiative to better integrate immigrants and refugees into American communities.

Smaller image of Pabrita, a former refugee from Bhutan.

HPOG Helps Students Live the American Dream

From living in a refugee camp to becoming a licensed practical nurse.

Photo of Fatima Noor on her university graduation day.

On the Other Side of the Camp

June marks Immigrant Heritage Month. People across the country are sharing their American stories.

Smaller photo of women attending a refugee resource meeting.

Linking Refugee Families with Child Care and Head Start Services in Action

Regional office invites community to share best practices on serving refugee families

Photo of former refugee children smiling at a park.

Welcoming New Americans to the United States

Celebrating the Strength and Resilience of Immigrants, Refugees and Asylees

Smaller photo of a smiling former refugee girl.

Honoring World Refugee Day

Together, let’s reaffirm our nation’s long-standing commitment to welcoming refugees and supporting their integration.

Look Beneath the Surface: Human Trafficking is Modern Day Slavery

ACF Creates New Office on Trafficking in Persons

Strengthening our efforts to serve victims of trafficking across human services systems.

Smaller photo of Mrs. Tamatha Winn and Dr. Donna D. Parrish inside a classroom.

ACF Fellow Commemorates Refugee Day with Young Scholars

Preschoolers in Georgia learn about refugees during story time.

Small photo of Bob Carey, Office of Refugee Resettlement Director.

An Interview with Bob Carey, ORR’s New Director

Director talks about his first days on the job, goals and commitment to working with refugees.

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