Listed below is a list of local agencies, including those mentioned in the volunteer training, that offer services and support for the newcomer population in Baltimore.
- Baltimore City Community College
- CASA de Maryland– CASA’s mission is to create a more just society by building power and improving the quality of life in low-income immigrant communities.
- Department of Social Services – Assists people in need by administering a wide range of public assistance programs.
- Esperanza Center – Works to provide immigrants with healthcare, social services, referrals, language classes, and immigration legal services.
- Episcopal Refugee and Immigrant Center Alliance (ERICA) – Ministers to individuals fleeing oppression, persecution and poverty in other countries.
- International Rescue Committee – The IRC responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives.
- Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services (LIRS) – Advocate for migrants and refugees, transforming communities through ministries of service and justice.
- Maryland Office of Refugees and Asylees (MORA) – Provides support and services to federally-recognized refugees and political asylees to ease their integration into American society.
- Mayor’s Office of Immigrant and Multicultural Affairs – Created in the fall of 2014 to promote the contributions of immigrant communities and to advocate for more opportunities for and development within these communities.