Navigators for Constant Contact
The Immigrant Health Navigators meet quarterly. They learn more about what resources are available to Immigrants and Refugees and have a chance to network with agencies in the same field.

IMMIGRANT HEALTH NAVIGATORS                        

The Immigrant Health Navigators' group meets quarterly at the St. Joseph Community Health Foundation and is open to anyone who serves the health and social service needs of the local immigrant population. The educational meeting give participants a broader knowledge of the resources available in their community through guest speakers while having the opportunity to network with like-minded agencies and individuals.

Upcoming Immigrant Health Navigators' Network Meetings:

For more information, contact Meg Distler, Executive Director at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


June 4, 2018, Meeting Materials

Luz Ostrognai, Catholic Charities, "Serving those in need as Christ would have us do."


November 20, 2017, Meeting Materials

Deborah McMahan, MD, Allen County Health Commissioner, "Serving Refugee & Immigrant Patients"


August 21, 2017, Meeting Materials

Irene Paxia, Executive Director, "Amani Family Services"

Emily Schwartz Keirns, ELL Manager, "English Language Learners and Language Services"


May 15, 2017, Meeting Materials

Matt Schomburg, State Refugee Coordinator, "Refugee Resettlement PPT"

Matt Schomburg, State Refugee Coordinator, "Office of Refugee Resettlement PPT"


February 27, 2017, Meeting Materials

Ibrahim Dankoye, "Refugee Medical Assistance: Frequently Asked Questions"

Kim Yann, FSSA: "Overview of the DFR Eligibility Process"

Burmese Application for Snap/Tanf AR Forms and other Helpful Forms

FSAA Resource Guide


November 21, 2016, Meeting Materials

Raquel Kline, "Language Services Network"

Catholic Charities Refugee Service


September 26, 2016, Meeting Materials

Kathleen Halbach, "Park Center Refugee Mental Health

Rula Koudsia, "ESOL Department of IVY Tech Community College, Fort Wayne, Quick Facts"


March 21, 2016, Meeting Materials

Translator and Interpreter Descriptions