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Office of New Americans Policy and Advocacy 

About the Office

The Governor’s Office of New Americans (GONA) oversees the State of Illinois’ immigrant integration initiatives. The Office works with State Agencies to ensure that agencies are culturally and linguistically competent when rendering services and providing information to Limited English Proficient (LEP) populations.

GONA is a partner with more than seventy community-based organizations serving LEP populations. Services rendered through these partnership include citizenship assistance, case management, English tutoring, and health services.

For more information, please contact the Office of the Governor.