Our Stories

The Arab-American Family Support Center is rooted in, by, and for the community. Meet just a few of the thousands of incredible people who access our services every day.

Meet Moheeb

Moheeb found it difficult acclimating to life in the USA. Before he moved here from Yemen, he was excited to start school each year. Once he arrived, he felt no motivation to get out of bed in the morning.

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Meet Susanna

Susan moved to New York from Mexico, and initially had a difficult time finding her way here in the USA. She came in search of a higher quality of life for her family and realized that it would not come easy!

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The Al-Khafaji Family

Leaving their home country of Iraq and arriving in the United States represented a key step to finding safety for their children. However, they struggled getting on their feet.

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Meet Saif

Meet Saif, an eighth-grader who has tells us about his experience growing up in an environment where he witnessed bullying.

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