Services and Resources

What We Do

Through direct services and referrals DOMH provides support immigrant and refugees in Lexington, KY to connect to jobs and to develop necessary skills for career advancement. 

The Refugee Career Pathway program provides refugees with access to quality training that fosters personal and professional advancement. Workshops, trainings and advance education programs will establish the skills needed to develop readiness for employment and thrive in the workplace.

The goal for Dreams Of My Homeland is to support refugees in attaining the knowledge and resources needed to begin a professional career in their new community.

Examples of services provided under the program include:

  • Assistance in creating personalized career development plans
  • Classroom and work-based learning opportunities
  • Career coaching and mentoring
  • Connections with educational opportunities, apprenticeships, and on-the-job training
  • Re-credentialing and credential recognition
  • English language training

Monthly workshops open to all refugees. In this workshop series, the participants will discuss their career goals and ambitions. Participants will be given opportunities to meet and work with social workers who specialize in refugee and immigrant support services. These workshop will provide participants information and resources useful to succeed as a refugee immigrant.