This report outlines some of the cultural practices and values of the major newcomer communities represented in New York State. It also describes reasons that some issues tend to arise in newcomer families and ways that social service agencies can take preventative action before issues in families lead to dramatic consequences.
Kuttesch, Elizabeth and Cummings, Mary C. M.A., "Social Services and Newcomer Families in NYS: Bridging Cultural Differences" (2016). NYS Child Welfare/Child Protective Services Training Institute. 9.