Serving and Empowering New Americans Since 1918


Each year, about 100 refugees come to Connecticut to begin new lives.


Over 3,000 lives are changed thanks to IICONN's immigration services.

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Businesses, schools and individuals use our translation & interpretation services.

Survivor Programs

We help victims of human trafficking and survivors of torture.

Changing Lives

“If I return to my country, they will kill or arrest me. The United States saved my life.”

Eritrea was a very dangerous place for Alexander. At his family’s urging, he fled to Sudan...

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Modern day slavery – or human trafficking – exists in Connecticut. Victims of human trafficking live in our communities, in our state’s sleepy rural towns and in the corners of our cities. ...

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At a time when immigration policy is dominating the headlines, Rep. Jim Himes will hold a roundtable discussion at IICONN’s Bridgeport headquarters to discuss strategies for improving the processing of refugees and assis ...

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Did you know? A new study finds that undocumented Immigrants pay $11.6 Billions in annual taxes. Read more here: (Latin Post, Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy) ... See MoreSee Less

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A terrific film that showcases life as a Syrian refugee. It is now available on Netflix and Vimeo On Demand ( ... See MoreSee Less

Salam Neighbor is now streaming globally on Netflix—in 21 languages! Please lend us your voice by watching, rating, reviewing the film on Netflix, and sharing this post with your friends. ...

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