Immigrant resources database launches in SE Mich. - KMSP-TV

Immigrant resources database launches in SE Mich.

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DETROIT (WJBK) -

An online, searchable database has launched that catalogs immigrant resources and service providers across southeastern Michigan.

The Welcome Mat Detroit website launched Tuesday.

Welcome Mat Detroit, which bills itself as an "immigrant integration network," says newcomers need access to such resources in a region with a foreign-born population of 365,000.

Project Director Mary Lane says users can find information on culture, languages, citizenship classes and much more.

Online:

www.welcomematdetroit.org

- The Associated Press contributed to this report

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