Employment Services

Mission: Through dedicated servie and statewide coordination the Bureau of Refugee Services enpowers all refugees to meet their goals as they enrich Iowa.
The Bureau provides a variety of employment related services to refugees living in Iowa. Employment services are designed to enable refugees to obtain employment and to improve their employability or work skills. Services may include: developing an employability plan or a Family Investment Agreement, completing a skill assessment, assisting in job search and completing job applications, interpreting for job orientation, job upgrades, developing resumes, job skills training, developing employers and providing follow-up services and assistance to employers who have hired refugees.
To contact us by phone please call 1-800-362-2780 or 515-875-5600