Public Benefits for Immigrants
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This article focuses on eligibility and other rules governing immigrants’ access to federal public benefits programs.
The goal of the referral line is to link asylees with local refugee service providers and benefits for which they are statutorily eligible, including job placement, English classes, cash assistance, and medical assistance. The line provides information in 18 languages and is for asylees only.
If you are a noncitizen in one of certain immigration categories granted by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), you may be eligible for SSI. Click here to find out more.