The food bank I work in is part of a larger organization called Jewish Family Service that is dedicated to helping the community through a number of client-focused programs. One such program is Refugee & Immigrant Service Center (RISC) that works to resettle immigrants and refugees in the Seattle area. They offer such services as employment services, language classes, resettlement assistance, and other social services. RISC was recently featured in an informational video created by the Cultural Orientation Research Center about resettlement that is shown in cultural orientation programs both here in the United States as well as overseas. Check it out:
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