For more detailed information about the newcomer population and resources available, please visit the agencies and sites listed below.
Information about Refugees
- A Refugee’s Journey
- United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) – Established on December 14, 1950 by the United Nations General Assembly, the agency is mandated to lead and co-ordinate international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide.
- USCIS for Refugees
Information about Asylees
Information about Immigration
- United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) – the government agency that oversees lawful immigration to the United States
- See this infographic for a better understanding of the complex process toward naturalization