Reception and Placement (R&P)

Reception and Placement (R&P)

Reception and Placement (R&P) case managers coordinate services for newly arrived refugees during their first 90 days in Akron. They assist refugee clients with the following services:

bed6 Secure and furnish home using items from our donation room and local stores.
arm1 Welcome refugees at Akron Canton airport and bring them to their new home.
cooking6 Arrange for a culturally appropriate welcome meal upon client’s arrival in Akron.
handshake Referrals to social service agencies.
first2 Referral to Public Health for health screenings and continued primary care.
job1 Assistance with enrollment in employment services.
bus5 Assistance in accessing public transportation.
english Assistance in enrolling in English language classes for adults and local schools for refugee youth.
map47 Cultural Orientation.
home52 Home Visits.