Engaging with refugees to build better communities.
Who We Are
SHC's mission is to engage with refugees and immigrants to build better communities. SHC envisages a world where our communities are pathways to empowerment and thriving futures. SHC was founded in 2017 as a result of volunteer outreach to refugee families living in Maryland. It strives to provide refugee and immigrant families with the building blocks they need to access educational, vocational, and family programs. Through SHC, families receive English language instruction and educational programs, learn to navigate services, and get connected to a warm and inclusive community.
What We Do
SHC works with refugees and immigrants in Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C. SHC supports individuals and their families through a network of mentors, tutors and community groups. SHC family friendly English Language Program eases family transition into new communities and builds confidence and independence.