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Sep
18
6:00 PM18:00

Trauma and Immigration, An Impact Series

  • Kansas City Public Library- Plaza Branch (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Trauma and Immigration:

In continuation of the Alive and Well Communities “Impact Series,” a collaboration with community partners and the Kansas City Public Library has begun to present:  Trauma and Immigration.  Come and join us, as we explore the science, stories, and impact of trauma within:

  • History of immigration
  • Modern-day immigration and refugees
  • Implications of threats to DACA
  • Personal stories of family separation and the fear of detention and deportation
  • Personal stories of resilience and healing
  • Connecting resources
  • Ways to become involved

Here is the list of voices that will be featured at the event: 

  • Jessica Piedra, Law Office of Jessica Piedra, LLC
  • Beccah Rendall, Kansas City Public Library
  • Raiza Guevara, Movimiento Cosecha
  • Kansas City Museum
  • Ramona Arroyo, Sacred Heart Guadalupe Church
  • Tara Burkhart, Jewish Vocational Services
  • Consulate of Mexico in Kansas City
  • Marsha Morgan, Alive and Well Communities

Register for FREE herehttps://trauma-and-immigration.eventbrite.com

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