January 18, 2019

Refugee Career Pathways

Did you arrive to the U.S. as a refugee or an asylee and need help finding or advancing your career? We can help! Dorcas International’s new program Refugee Career Pathways can assist you with achieving your career goals — whatever they are!   You’ll have access to a wealth of resources, including: A career coach An industry mentor Industry recognized training Professional […]
December 14, 2018

Temporarily Closed for Holidays 12/22 – 1/1!

Due to the diligent and dedicated work of our staff during 2018, we are taking a well-deserved break to reflect on a successful year of hard work and to spend some precious quality time with family and loved ones. Thus, for a short period of time this winter, Dorcas International will temporarily be closed from 12/22/2018 – 1/1/2019. We hope you have a warm and […]
December 6, 2018

Save the Date! Global Eats 2019!

2019 is about to get delicious – AGAIN! Global Eats is back! This time at Rhodes on The Pawtuxet on March 28, 2019! Just earlier this year, at our first ever annual international culinary fundraiser at Fete Music Hall, our renowned local chefs recreated delectable global dishes for 500+ guests – and people loved it! Our new initiative enables you to discover amazing flavors from […]
November 30, 2018

RISD Museum Offers Free Membership to New US Citizens

Have you heard about RISD Museum’s new membership program called Welcome Citizen? This program offers free admission for a year to newly naturalized U.S. citizens living in Rhode Island! “This initiative offers our newest citizens the opportunity to be part of a creative community that shares art, design, culture, and ideas.” – RISD Museum To sign up for the program, […]
November 1, 2018

Refugee Resettlement Workshop November 2018

The Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island Refugee Resettlement Program is offering the following November 2018 workshop for mental health providers: Understanding Refugee Needs: Successful Strategies for Providing Mental Health Services to Non-English Speaking Clients Presenters Sue Reuker, LICSW, and Anne Fortier, LICSW, will conduct the training. The Rhode Island Department of Human Services has generously provided funds for this […]
October 22, 2018

Dorcas International 2018 Annual Report

This year Dorcas International helped 4,500 people — and we could not have done it without the help of our generous and dedicated supporters and advocates. This October we took time to review and reflect on this past year’s success in the Annual Report. What we found was that no matter what challenges we may have faced when it came to immigration policy […]
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