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Orientation Workshop for Foreign-Trained Immigrants in Greater Boston

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East Boston Library

365 S Bremen Street

Boston, MA 02128

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Orientation Workshop for Foreign-Trained Professionals

Join us for our New Immigrants Orientation Workshop! We are bringing in experts to answer questions and provide resources that will help recent immigrants build on their foreign training to reach their potential in the United States. Come learn more about how to navigate the U.S. systems, hear about career development opportunities and meet other new immigrants and advocates in the Greater Boston area. Attendance is FREE.

Who will benefit from the orientation workshop?

Immigrants who have been in the United States for the last three years and have a foreign college degree and work experience.

Some of the topics to be discussed at this workshop

  • How to find a job and build a career in the US.

  • Pathways to the IT, Healthcare and Bioscience industries in MA.

  • How the US financial system works and how to build a strong personal financial foundation in the US

  • What every immigrant should know about the US immigration system

  • How the US healthcare system works and how to access a good healthcare for yourself and family

Participants will have the opportunity to meet and learn from successful foreign-trained professionals.

Date & Time: The workshop is held in two sessions and participants are expected to attend both sessions; Saturday, September 22, & September 29, 2018, 10 am to 2 pm

Venue: East Boston Library - 365 S Brenman Street, Boston MA 02128

For registration, search for orientation workshop for foreign-trained professionals on Eventbrite. For additional information, please email Emmanuel via info@africanbn.org, on phone – (617) 800-8132.

List of invited resources to the orientation workshop

  • Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD)
  • Asian American Civic Association
  • Boston Welcome Back Center
  • Mayor’s Office of Immigrants Advancement
  • Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
  • JVS Career Solutions
  • Health Law Advocates
  • International Institute of New England
  • Multicultural AIDS Coalition
  • Massachusetts Immigrant & Refugee Advocacy Coalition
  • The Immigrant Learning Center

The New Immigrant Orientation Workshop is being hosted by African Bridge Network, Inc. Visit our website www.africanbn.org to learn more about us.

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