Health

Information about medical assistance for physical and mental health. Health information is offered in a variety of language and topic areas. Some direct referral resources where found.


Colorado Legal Services, Migrant Farm Worker Division

A collection of resources in Spanish and English for migrant farm workers and their advocates, including links to general farm worker resources, Colorado immigration services, labor and farm worker organizations, and other non-farm worker Colorado immigrant services. http://www.coloradofarmworkers.org/links.html

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Virginia Department of Social Services – Refugee Resettlement

The goal of Virginia’s Refugee Resettlement Program is to help refugees and their families gain economic self-sufficiency and social integration into their communities. Website details benefits and social services available around the state of Virginia. http://www.dss.virginia.gov/family/ons/

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Samaritas

Samaritas offers housing placement, medical case management, English classes, school enrollment, employment services, and counseling for issues including torture. The organization also connects unaccompanied refugee minors with foster and host families. Samaritas also provides a repatriation program, assisting with reception, housing placement, financial assistance, food, transportation, referral to medical/psychiatric evaluation, treatment. https://www.samaritas.org/New-Americans/Resettlement

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St. Vincent Catholic Charities Refugee Services

St. Vincent Catholic Charities helps resettle refugees in the Lansing, Michigan and mid-Michigan areas. Services include locating affordable housing and providing food and basic necessities, as well as offering assistance with transportation, financial literacy, school enrollment, employment, and more. Refugee Services can also assist with applying for documents and U.S. State Department programs. http://stvcc.org/services/refugee-services/

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Asylee Women Enterprises

Provides transitional housing, companionship and community to asylum seekers by offering a safe and nurturing home and opportunities to connect with the larger community and each other. Programs include assisting with securing transitional housing, Employment and Education Program (with ESL, Resume Writing, Online Application Assistance, Interviewing Skills, and Basic Driver Education), Hospitality Hours, and referrals …

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Intercultural Counseling Connection

Referral network of mental health professionals committed to providing culturally responsive counseling and therapeutic services for refugees in the greater Baltimore area. Counseling services through the Connection are provided for free (pro bono) or under reimbursement through Medical Assistance (Medicaid). There is no charge to the client. http://www.interculturalcounseling.org/

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International Rescue Committee

The International Rescue Committee currently works in 29 cities across the United States. Available programs vary by city. Program areas include: resettlement, community integration, adult and youth education, protection and legal services, and physical and mental health. https://www.rescue.org

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Arizona Department of Health Services Refugee Health Program

Provides information about the American healthcare system to refugees and health information translated into many languages. Also has resources, statistics, and funding opportunities for case managers, physicians, and others who attend to refugees’ healthcare needs. Project of Arizona Dept. of Health Services. http://azdhs.gov/preparedness/epidemiology-disease-control/disease-integration-services/refugee-health/index.php

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Arizona Refugee Resettlement Program

Offers cash assistance, medical assistance, behavioral health services, English language training, care for unaccompanied refugee minors, case management, employment services, and educational help for children. Project of AZ Dept. of Economic Security. https://des.az.gov/services/aging-and-adult/arizona-refugee-resettlement-program

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Refugee and Immigrant Assistance Center (RIAC)

RIAC is a community-based, non-profit, grassroots human service agency that provides comprehensive services to refugees, asylees, and immigrants as well as the larger community.

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