About Refugees and Asylees

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Abstract:

This four-page document educates service providers about refugees and asylees. It defines who refugees and asylees are, clarifies their differences, and outlines benefits and services for which they are eligible. The document links to U.S. government websites, including the Department of State's U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Division of Global Migration and Quarantine (DGMQ). It explains the role of the resettlement agency, and provides links to Voluntary Resettlement Agencies (VOLAGs) websites.

Author(s):
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Medical Review:
No
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Resource in English Only
Translation Review:
N/A
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Keywords:
Emigrants and immigrants, Public Assistance, Refugees
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
6/8/2016
Reviewed By:
HealthReach staff

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