Serving and Empowering New Americans Since 1918

Refugees

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

Immigration

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

Language Services

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

Survivor Programs

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We help victims of human trafficking and survivors of torture.

Changing Lives

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“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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Refugee Resettlement Facts

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ACT NOW!

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Denying refugees safety and freedom in the U.S. goes against our American principles. Since 1918, IICONN’s commitment to refugees has not wavered and no recent executive orders will stop us from welcoming people seeking a safe place to call home. We also oppose any action to restrict or bar the entrance of law-abiding immigrants seeking to come to the U.S. Stand up for the values we share by taking action today!

Press Releases

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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We are excited to announce that IICONN has been awarded a $2,500 grant from Bank of America for our Economic Empowerment Program! This support will help us extend our aid to the people most in need. #BofAGrants #economicmobility #financialliteracy ... See MoreSee Less

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Come join IICONN’s staff and many of our clients for our annual World Refugee Day Picnic on Wednesday, June 28th! There will be multicultural food, music, games for children, and great company! It will be from 4:00 to 6:00, and the rain date is Thursday, June 29th. It will be a great way to relax and meet new people. Hope to see you there! ... See MoreSee Less

Annual Refugee Picnic

June 28, 2017, 4:00pm - June 28, 2017, 6:00pm

Come join IICONN’s staff and many of our clients for our annual World Refugee Day Picnic on Wednesday, June 28th! There will be multicultural food, music, games for children, and great company! It w...

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