‘It’s the first step in America’: Swimming lessons offer fresh start for refugee women

2019-05-23T10:37:21-05:00May 23rd, 2019|

  The Iraqi refugee has been taking swimming lessons since January, along with half a dozen other refugee women. For many of the women, coming from more conservative societies in Iraq and Syria, this is one of the first times they’ve had the opportunity to learn to swim. Read more.