Immigration... 

Even in these stressful times for all, immigrants and refugees are under particular hardship. Increased enforcement, economic uncertainty, immigration restrictions and overrepresentation in essential jobs during a pandemic have put immigrants at unique risk for anxiety, stress and trauma. Join experts in psychology, social work and policy for the free webinar Pandemic, Politics and the Future: Tackling Immigrant Anxiety and Trauma on Thursday, November 12, from 2:00 to 3:00 PM EST. Register now

 

Attendees will learn: 

  • The public health crisis facing immigrants and refugees 

  • How scapegoating, discrimination and anti-immigrant policies, as well as the pandemic and its economic fallout, are impacting new Americans  

  • Strategies to manage these stresses, fears and traumas at interpersonal, institutional and community levels

 

Register Now

 

This webinar is for immigrant- and refugee-serving professionals, social workers, educators, community leaders and anyone interested in making a difference in the lives of new Americans. It is free of charge but you must register

 

This is the latest free webinar from The Immigrant Learning Center’s Public Education Institute. Browse resources and past webinars on this topic here.

New fact sheets on immigrants in Greater Boston

 

Ten new fact sheets on the largest immigrant populations in Greater Boston have been published by The ILC Public Education Institute. Check out voter eligibility, demographic, economic and education data for immigrants from China, Dominican Republic, India, Haiti, Brazil, El Salvador, Vietnam, Canada, Guatemala and Cape Verde. There are also statistics on U.S. and Massachusetts immigrants on our website!

 

For educators, families, and care givers:

Anti-Bias Tools & Strategies

https://www.adl.org/education/resources/tools-and-strategies/anti-bias-tools-strategies

Also see the following webinars from The Immigrant Learning Center in Malden, MA: https://www.ilctr.org/promoting-immigrants/ilc-workshops/educators-2/

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Sundays at 9:30 am

followed by

coffee fellowship

in the Emerson Center

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The Congregational Church of Topsfield
9 East Common Street
Topsfield, MA 01983
Phone: (978) 887-2101
Fax: (978) 887-9531
General email: office@topsfieldchurch.org

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The Church Office is in the Emerson Center at 9 East Common St. across from the Town Common.

Office hours are

Mon. – Fri. 10 AM – 1 PM and by appointment.

Summer Office hours are

Tues. - Thurs. - 10 AM - 1 PM and by appointment