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Becoming U.S.: Immigration and Health

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Historical Society of Pennsylvania

1300 Locust Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Navigating the health care system can be frustrating for anyone. Often immigrants struggle even more than others due to issues with lack of insurance, documentation status, or language barriers. This event, focusing on the experiences of immigrants and their access to healthcare in Philadelphia, explores immigration from a public health perspective through the stories of three local panelists.

This program is presented in partnership with Global Philadelphia.

Becoming U.S.
This program is presented as part of our series Becoming U.S.: Community Conversations about Immigration. Becoming U.S. is an ongoing series of programs designed to encourage sharing across ethnicity, race, and citizenship status. We want to hear and learn from each other about the human endeavor of transition and settlement.

Becoming U.S. is made possible in part with funding from the Connelly Foundation.


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