Resources for Foreign Exchange Students

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Welcome to NPA! We’re glad you’re here. Here are some resources that you may find useful while you’re studying with us. Don’t hesitate to talk to your teachers or school counselor with any questions.

Language Support

English Express Humboldt
Tuesdays and Thursdays 6pm – 7:30pm   FREE
Jefferson Community Center, 1000 “B” Street, Eureka   (707) 443-5021

Muslim Resources

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VIDEO How an NPA Foreign Exchange Student Found Community Support to Practice Her Faith
Read the full story here.

      • Prayer Rooms in Arcata

HSU Multi-Cultural Center (707) 826-3364
Tin Can Mailman  (707) 822-1307
Friday Prayers:  Arcata Library  (707) 822-5954

      • Halal food

Safeway, Arcata
Eureka Natural Foods, McKinleyville
Grocery Outlet (occasionally), McKinleyville
Wildberries, Arcata


Asian Food Stores

Lao Oriental Market, 2908 E St, Eureka  (707) 445-1513
Vang Chang Market, 110 W Wabash Ave, Eureka   (707) 443-3559

Volunteer Opportunities

NPA Homeless lunch support
SCRAP Humboldt, 101 H St, Arcata   (707) 822-2452
Animals: Humboldt Spay and Neuter, 3954 Jacobs Ave, Eureka (707) 442-7729