Refugee Learning Center
Providing educational opportunities for refugees
A Path Towards Self-Sufficiency
The Refugee Learning Center is a set of programming that provides essential learning and life skills to refugees of all ages. Learning Center programs help refugees become more self-sufficient, acclimate to American culture and learn the English language. Volunteers are vital to these programs.
Learning Center Programs
Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas’ Refugee Learning Center provides the following services:
Services for Older Refugees
Refugee School Impact for Kids
Refugee School Impact for Adults
English Language Classes
Digital Access for Refugees
Cultural Orientation for Refugees
FAST FACTS: 2023
participated in English classes to help overcome language barriers that can lead to isolation and loss of job opportunities.
1,348 English language classes, citizenship preparation classes and New Roots training classes were held to help refugees and immigrants acclimate to their new home.
helped carry out our mission this past fiscal year, generously donating 141,611 hours – a financial impact of over $4.5 million!
Digital Access Resources for Refugees
Hope Stories and Blog Posts about Our Refugee & Immigration Services
This July our Refugee School Impact (RSI) Program hosted their annual summer enrichment program for newly arrived refugee children. Twenty-eight kids between the ages of