2016 IMMIGRATION: U Visas, a nonimmigrant visa set aside for victims of crimes (& their immediate family members) who have suffered substantial mental or physical abuse & are willing to assist law enforcement & government officials in the investigation or prosecution of the criminal activity. Wikipedia
Feds to Spend $4.6 Million to Give ‘Emotional Wellness’ to Refugees Funding announced just before Obama’s plan to increase number of refugees by 30 percent SHARE TWEET EMAIL Obama Syrian RefugeesThousands of Syrian refugees walk to cross into Turkey / AP BY: Elizabeth Harrington September 14, 2016 3:00 pm The Obama administration plans to spend $4.6 million next year on health promotion and “emotional wellness” for refugees as President Obama plans a 30 percent increase in
This package contains 17 reading passages about community helpers. There are 3 questions for students to answer about each of the passages. There are also 2 cut and paste worksheets and a word search. These passages are aimed at a higher first grade level when students can read independently.