Refugee Wellness Day

On July 22, NAAM hosted a vibrant and heartwarming celebration at Lynn Commons, marking our “Health and Community Day” just after World Refugee Day. The event was a beautiful opportunity for our clients, staff, and their families to come together, relax,...

Empower Her Event

On November 2, 2023, an amazing team of volunteers and staff organized a spectacular event called ‘Empower Her’ at the Lynn Museum. This event was dedicated to celebrating the diverse talents of female clients from various cultural backgrounds, including...

Lynn program provides guidance for Afghan Women

By Anthony Cammalleri for itemlive.com February 12, 2023 LYNN — The Afghan Women Workshop, pilot program at the Lynn-based New American Association of Massachusetts (NAAM) helps local Afghan refugees use their talents to find stable footing in a new culture. On...

A Letter from the executive director Natasha Soolkin

October 18, 2022 The past two years have been long and challenging for the whole world. International crises in Afghanistan, Ukraine, Haiti, Cameroon, and more; the continuous worldwide spread of coronavirus and its impact on people’s physical and emotional health;...

NAAM Newsletter 2022

Announcements Since January 2022, NAAM has been able to assist over 300 individuals and families evacuated from Afghanistan, 100+ individuals and families arrived from Haiti, and 150+ individuals and families fleeing from the war in Ukraine. Under the lead of cultural...

A New Platform to Prepare for Citizenship

4immigrants.com platform was developed by NAAM to help people to prepare for citizenship interviews independently, self-check their knowledge on history and civics of the US, and practice 120 questions of the civics...