B1: It's About Community Involvement

Civic engagement is the positive involvement of people in their communities to make life better for the community as a whole. This section suggests specific ways that your assigned newcomers can become more involved in the broader community.

Your role as a CN is not to help your assigned newcomer family simply cope with living in the U.S. Instead, with your support, they need to reach a level of comfort and sense of belonging in U.S. society. As a first step, you will need to think of ways to connect them with the broader community.

Click on each of the two links below to test how well you know how to get involved in the community. Then continue to the next page.

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