Refugees: Recommended Resources

The following resources provide a wealth of information about refugees: who they are, where they come from, and what individuals and organizations can do to help them successfully integrate into their new communities.

For more information about refugees in schools, see our related resource section, as well as our page on Syrian refugees.


Background Information

Who Are Refugees?

United Nations Resources

Refugee Resettlement and Support

How does refugee vetting work in the U.S.?

Refugee Stories & Experiences

Video Games

COR Center Resources


Welcoming & Intergrating Refugees into a New Community

Guides, Toolkits, Videos, and More

Serving Refugee Families in Schools

Resources on Trauma


Classroom Resources & Booklists

Lesson Plans

Booklists for Children

Booklists for Teens & Adults