US Handbook

Emergencies and Security in the USA

Emergencies and Security in the USA

8 Jan 2014


Learn more here about how to act in an emergency situation in the USA and which institutions are there for you in an emergency to help you and who to call. 

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Childcare in the USA

Childcare in the USA

15 Dec 2013

From taking care of your children at home to the federal Head Start Program - Learn more about different kinds of childcare providers in the USA. 

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Learn English in the USA

Learn English in the USA

17 Nov 2013

If you are planning to move to the USA, it is important to be able to speak English. Learn more here about where you can learn English in the United States.

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Adult Education in the USA

Adult Education in the USA

16 Oct 2013

Learning doesn't stop when you become an adult. In the United States, it is possible to become a so-called life-long learner and continue their education.

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Higher education in the USA

Higher education in the USA

24 Sep 2013

Young adults in the USA can attend higher education institutes after graduating with a high school diploma. There are many choices like 2-year technical colleges or a 4-year university. 

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Education and Childcare in the USA

Education and Childcare in the USA

23 Aug 2013

The rules and regulations for American schools differ from state to state. Learn more here about school standards and how your child will learn in an American school. 

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The school - The path to success

The school - The path to success

19 Jun 2013

Schools in the USA not only set children on the path to success, but they can also help your family to make connections in the USA when you move there. 

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Federal Benefits Programs

Federal Benefits Programs

31 May 2013

Depending on your immigration status, how long you have been living in the USA and income, there are some federal benefit programs you could apply for. 

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The healthcare system in the USA

The healthcare system in the USA

26 Apr 2013

In general, you have to pay for your own healthcare in the USA. Find out more here about getting health insurance for you and your family in the USA and what to do in emergencies. 

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Driving a car in the USA

Driving a car in the USA

28 Mar 2013

Having your own car in the USA gives you the freedom to go anywhere you want whenever you want. Learn more here about traveling by car in the USA and getting a driver's license. 

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