Read About This Week's Families

Iraqi FlagThe first family we will visit consists of a father (35), mother (25) and three daughters (ages 9, 8 and 2). They are from Iraq and had to leave their homeland because they were in danger. When they arrived in the United States they settled in New Mexico. However, the father has a brother who has lived in Arizona for eight months. The family decided to move to live near him. The father has experience in construction and as a driver. He speaks English and hopes that he will be able to get a job soon. The mother needs to learn English. She plans to stay home with the children. Two of the girls are already attending school and they are adapting q... Read More