Our Services

Our Services

First-Stop Center


The First-Stop Center assists newcomers–immigrants, refugees and vulnerable individuals–by meeting immediate and emerging needs. We can help resolve any issue for a newcomer, either on-site or with the assistance of our partnering organizations and businesses. If you are with an agency or business and have questions about newcomers, please give us a call at (308) 385-5242.

Tuesday – Friday, appointments preferred

Spanish Available Tuesday-Thursday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.; Wednesday & Friday 3-4 p.m.
Interpreters in Arabic, Dinka & Nuer are available during appointments.

Multicultural Coalition provides interpretation and translation services to First-Stop Center clients (individuals) needing newcomer services. Multicultural Coalition does not provide interpretation or translation services to agencies or businesses.

Examples of Services:

  • Understanding Official Communications
    • IRS Notifications
    • Bills
    • Health Insurance Notices
  • Drivers License Renewals
  • Parent/Teacher Communication
  • Health Insurance Coverage Referral
  • Worker’s Compensation Referral
  • Finding Childcare
  • Transportation Barriers
  • Immigration Case Referral
  • Birth Certificate Translation
  • Speeding Ticket Fines
  • Official Document Search
  • Completing Job Applications
  • Finding Affordable Housing
  • Service Refusal/Client Discrimination Issues

Citizenship Readiness

Karla & Lazim

The program prepares individuals to become naturalized U.S. citizens. 

Call (308) 385-5242 to make an appointment to see the best approach for you! 

World Neighbors


Through storytelling, food and art, this program assists those who want to learn about different cultures through the eyes of a child.

3rd Saturdays @ 11 a.m., August – April
Grand Island Public Library