Services for Recently Arrived Immigrants and Refugees

NYC Government and Nonprofit Services for Recently Arrived Immigrants

Resource and Referral Guide

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This Resource and Referral Guide provides information on services available to recently arrived immigrants. This guide is intended for use by New York City agencies, schools, nonprofit organizations, and immigrants who may benefit from receiving information and referrals to City services and non-governmental resources that serve recently arrived immigrants.

All services in this guide are available to New Yorkers regardless of immigration status, unless otherwise specified. City agencies are forbidden to ask about immigration status, unless it is necessary to determine eligibility for a benefit or service. Any individual can voluntarily decline to provide information about immigration status.

Download a printable PDF version of this resource and referral guide.