We have many areas of activities planned
for social gatherings. If you would like to find out
more about participating please contact
and Referral Services
We provide referrals to resource centers after assessing the need of the refugee. AMAAM also serves as a liaison between the refugee and resource centers. These services are tailored to assist families gain information and become self-sufficient. In case of referrals AMAAM makes sure that refugees are referred to service centers that can provide adequate service provisions that enable the refugee family to be self-sufficient.
First AMAAM provide assessment
services and short-term approach to refugee families in a
perceived crisis. However, in an immediate danger of life threatening
or accident situation AMAAM staff intervenes for an immediate
assistance. AMAAM provides appropriate referral services
and makes arrangements for such services. This includes people
who need immediate attention because of their illness and during
sudden death or during funerals.
AMAAM provides such services to
remove health barriers to the self sufficiency of refugees by
referring them to appropriate health resources, assisting them
in scheduling appointments and counseling refugees or refugee
families to help them identify their physical and mental problems
to improve their health or to live quality life.
Home Management Services:
These services are provided
to refugees so that they can manage their money and live as
prudently as possible by their own means to achieve self-sufficiency.
They include formal and cultural (informal) instructions in
the management of household budgets, comparison shopping, how
to buy affordable and nutritious food, safe house keeping, keeping
medicines and detergents away from the reach of children, home
maintenance, housing standards, tenant rights and other consumer
issues. In addition, refugees bring culture of smartness in
their shopping habits to feed their families.
By using our
multilingual staff AMAAM provides translator and interpreter
services that help refugee social adjustment and refugee
are provided for refugees who do not have cars to and from
service centers for all the services AMAAM delivers.
Case Management Services:
AMAAM has always coordinated
services and has managed social adjustment services to refugee
self-sufficiency. It will continue to deliver this service by
a well rounded and client centered focus by promoting coordinated
service of AMAAM’s staff with our networking coalition partners.
AMAAM case manages the refugee family. AMAAM has also an
excellent filing system that helps to manage the refugee
family cases and that builds on its experience to deliver quality
" People need to be aware of critical
areas of possible conflict, such as more rapid rates of assimilation
and language learning by children than their parents, cultural differences
in learning styles and different styles of social relationships"
" AMAAM believes that activities
aimed at support and prevention are crucial and include special
counseling; making refugees, immigrants and Americans aware of the
cultural differences; planning activities to improve communication
between them and giving clear strong roles to bilingual instructional