Newcomer and Refugee Student Supports
PRACTICING ENGLISH SKILLS
These services range from housing and basic needs support, to language classes and social emotional learning for kids. I've also included community centers and programs that aim to help families and youth feel that sense of community and grounding as they settle here.
1111 Howe Ave., Suite 125 Sacramento, CA 95825
The organization is currently operating virtually, but is a great source for resources around language, economic prosperity, health and other refugee supports.
IRC Welcome Center
2020 Hurley Way
Suite 420, Sacramento
Caseworkers support families with settling through job placement, social services, and community support access, language classes, and more.
World Relief Sacramento
2233 Watt Ave Suite 110
Sacramento, CA 95826
Various resettlement services, including social-emotional learning support for kids, tutoring, and other resources.
Ukrainian American House - ParaSolka
5948 Pecan Ave.
Orangevale, CA 95662
Volunteer-led resettlement support for; housing, basic needs, and navigating the social service systems for medical and food benefits. Community events and kid-centered activities.
Slavic Community Center
2999 Fulton Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95821
Larisa Escalante, AMFT, APCC
Horizon Counseling Center
3960 Industrial Blvd #200 West Sacramento, CA 95691,
1130 Conroy lane #301 Roseville, CA 95661
(Counseling, Medi-Cal accepted, speaks Ukrainian)
MULTICULTURAL COMMUNITY RESOURCES
2945 Bell Road #274
Auburn, CA 95603
P.O. Box 5291
Auburn, CA 95604-5291
(Online resources and tutoring)
English Conversation Group
(Geared toward recent immigrants)
Ukrainian Heritage Club of Northern California
1415 Lorimer Drive
Roseville, California, 95747
6270 Elder Creek Road
Sacramento, CA 95824
(Parent’s Toolkit to Multilingual Education)
Recommended Apps & Programs
Free 24/7 Online Tutoring through California State Library
Free Bilingual Literacy Assistance through the California Department of Education’s Statewide Literacy Campaign
Practice State Assessments