Victim of human trafficking certification. Of the 26 employers interviewed, 73 percent reported higher retention rates for refugees than for the workforce as a whole. But a growing number of refugees from Myanmar relocated to Minnesota… Have not voluntarily quit employment, or have refused an offer of suitable employment, without good cause, within 30 days prior to application. What programs do not pay for long-term care? Cuban and Haitian entrants, in accordance with requirements in 45 CFR part 401.2. FAX the referral to the RES provider or other ESP. Not be enrolled in the Matching Grant (MG) Program with the local resettlement agency. See 0030.12.06 (RCA Employment Services Good Cause Claims). RCA participants are eligible for federally-funded SNAP benefits. mandatory that refugees undergo the assessment. They also receive a loan to pay for their travel to the U.S. which they are required to pay back. 0002.05 - GLOSSARY: ASSISTANCE STANDARD... 0002.17 - GLOSSARY: DISPLACED HOMEMAKER... 0002.41 - GLOSSARY: MEDICALLY NECESSARY... 0003 - CLIENT RESPONSIBILITIES AND RIGHTS, 0003.03 - CLIENT RESPONSIBILITIES - GENERAL, 0003.06 - CLIENT RESPONSIBILITIES - QUALITY CONTROL, 0003.09.03 - CLIENT RIGHTS - CIVIL RIGHTS, 0003.09.06 - CLIENT RIGHTS - DATA PRIVACY PRACTICES, 0003.09.09 - CLIENT RIGHTS, PRIVATE AND CONFIDENTIAL DATA, 0003.09.12 - CLIENT RIGHTS - LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY, 0004.01 - EMERGENCIES - PROGRAM PROVISIONS, 0004.03 - EMERGENCY AID ELIGIBILITY - CASH ASSISTANCE, 0004.04 - EMERGENCY AID ELIGIBILITY--SNAP/EXPEDITED FOOD, 0004.06 - EMERGENCIES - 1ST MONTH PROCESSING, 0004.09 - EMERGENCIES - 2ND AND 3RD MONTH PROCESSING, 0004.12 - VERIFICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR EMERGENCY AID, 0004.15 - EMERGENCIES - POSTPONED VERIFICATION NOTICE, 0004.18 - DETERMINING THE AMOUNT OF EMERGENCY AID, 0004.48 - DESTITUTE UNITS--MIGRANT/SEASONAL FARMWORKER, 0004.51 - DESTITUTE UNITS, ELIGIBILITY AND BENEFITS, 0005.06.03 - WHO CAN/CANNOT BE AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES, 0005.06.06 - DISQUALIFYING AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES, 0005.09 - COMBINED APPLICATION FORM (CAF), 0005.09.03 - WHEN PEOPLE MUST COMPLETE AN APPLICATION, 0005.09.06 - WHEN NOT TO REQUIRE COMPLETION OF AN APPLICATION, 0005.09.09 - WHEN TO USE AN ADDENDUM TO AN APPLICATION, 0005.09.15 - EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE AND APPLICATIONS, 0005.10 - MINNESOTA TRANSITION APPLICATION FORM (MTAF), 0005.12 - ACCEPTING AND PROCESSING APPLICATIONS, 0005.12.03 - WHAT IS A COMPLETE APPLICATION, 0005.12.12.01 - FORMS/HANDOUTS FOR APPLICANTS, 0005.12.12.06 - ORIENTATION TO FINANCIAL SERVICES, 0005.12.12.09 - FAMILY VIOLENCE PROVISIONS/REFERRALS, 0005.12.15 - APPLICATION PROCESSING STANDARDS, 0005.12.15.01 - PROCESSING SNAP APPLICATION NON-MANDATORY VERIFICATION, 0005.12.15.03 - DELAYS IN PROCESSING APPLICATIONS, 0005.12.15.06 - DETERMINING WHO CAUSED THE DELAY, 0005.12.15.09 - DELAYS CAUSED BY THE APPLICANT HOUSEHOLD, 0005.12.15.12 - DELAYS CAUSED BY THE AGENCY, 0005.12.15.15 - DELAYS CAUSED BY THE AGENCY AND APPLICANT, 0005.12.21 - REINSTATING A WITHDRAWN APPLICATION, 06 - DETERMINING FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, 0006 - DETERMINING FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, 0006.06 - MOVING BETWEEN COUNTIES - PARTICIPANTS, 0006.09 - MOVING BETWEEN COUNTIES - MINOR CHILDREN, 0006.12 - ASSISTANCE TERMINATED WITHIN LAST 30 DAYS, 0006.15 - MULTIPLE COUNTY FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, 0006.18 - EXCLUDED TIME FACILITIES AND SERVICES, 0006.21 - TRANSFERRING RESPONSIBILITY - OLD COUNTY, 0006.24 - TRANSFERRING RESPONSIBILITY - NEW COUNTY, 0006.27 - COUNTY FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY DISPUTES, 0006.30 - STATE FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY DISPUTES, 0007.03.01 - MONTHLY REPORTING - UNCLE HARRY FS, 0007.03.04 - SIX-MONTH REPORTING DEADLINES, 0007.03.07 - PROCESSING A LATE COMBINED SIX-MONTH REPORT, 0007.12 - AGENCY RESPONSIBILITIES FOR CLIENT REPORTING, 0007.15 - UNSCHEDULED REPORTING OF CHANGES - CASH, 0007.15.03 - UNSCHEDULED REPORTING OF CHANGES - SNAP, 0008.03 - CHANGES - OBTAINING INFORMATION, 0008.06 - IMPLEMENTING CHANGES - GENERAL PROVISIONS, 0008.06.01 - IMPLEMENTING CHANGES - PROGRAM PROVISIONS, 0008.06.03 - CHANGE IN BASIS OF ELIGIBILITY, 0008.06.06 - ADDING A PERSON TO THE UNIT - CASH, 0008.06.07 - ADDING A PERSON TO THE UNIT - SNAP, 0008.06.09 - REMOVING A PERSON FROM THE UNIT, 0008.06.12.09 - CONVERTING A PREGNANT WOMAN CASE, 0008.06.15 - REMOVING OR RECALCULATING INCOME, 0008.06.21 - CHANGE IN COUNTY OF RESIDENCE, 0008.06.24 - DWP CONVERSION OR REFERRAL TO MFIP, 0009.03 - LENGTH OF RECERTIFICATION PERIODS, 0009.03.03 - WHEN TO ADJUST THE LENGTH OF CERTIFICATION, 0009.06.03 - RECERTIFICATION PROCESSING STANDARDS, 0009.06.03.03 - PROCESSING SNAP RECERTIFICATION NON-MANDATORY VERIFICATION, 0010.03 - VERIFICATION - COOPERATION AND CONSENT, 0010.06 - SOURCES OF VERIFICATION - DOCUMENTS, 0010.09 - SOURCES OF VERIFICATION, COLLATERAL CONTACTS, 0010.12 - SOURCES OF VERIFICATION - HOME VISITS, 0010.15 - VERIFICATION - INCONSISTENT INFORMATION, 0010.18.01 - MANDATORY VERIFICATIONS - CASH ASSISTANCE, 0010.18.02 - MANDATORY VERIFICATIONS - SNAP, 0010.18.02.03 - NON-MANDATORY VERIFICATIONS - SNAP, 0010.18.03 - VERIFYING SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS, 0010.18.03.03 - VERIFYING SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS - NEWBORNS, 0010.18.05 - VERIFYING DISABILITY/INCAPACITY - CASH, 0010.18.06 - VERIFYING DISABILITY/INCAPACITY - SNAP, 0010.18.08 - VERIFYING STATE RESIDENCE - CASH, 0010.18.09 - VERIFYING SELF-EMPLOYMENT INCOME, 0010.18.11 - VERIFYING CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION STATUS, 0010.18.11.03 - SYSTEMATIC ALIEN VERIFICATION (SAVE), 0010.18.12 - VERIFYING LAWFUL TEMPORARY RESIDENCE, 0010.18.15 - VERIFYING LAWFUL PERMANENT RESIDENCE, 0010.18.15.03 - LAWFUL PERMANENT RESIDENT: USCIS CLASS CODES, 0010.18.15.06 - VERIFYING SOCIAL SECURITY CREDITS, 0010.18.18 - VERIFYING SPONSOR INFORMATION, 0010.18.21 - IDENTIFY NON-IMMIGRANT OR UNDOCUMENTED PEOPLE, 0010.18.21.03 - NON-IMMIGRANT PEOPLE: USCIS CLASS CODES, 0010.18.30 - VERIFYING STUDENT INCOME AND EXPENSES, 0010.24 - INCOME AND ELIGIBILITY VERIFICATION SYSTEM, 0010.24.03 - IEVS MATCH TYPE AND FREQUENCY, 0010.24.09 - PROCESSING IEVS MATCHES TIMELY, 0010.24.12 - DETERMINING IEVS EFFECT ON ELIGIBILITY, 0010.24.15 - RECORDING IEVS RESOLUTION FINDINGS, 0010.24.18 - CLIENT COOPERATION WITH IEVS, 0010.24.21 - IEVS SAFEGUARDING RESPONSIBILITIES, 0010.24.24 - IEVS NON-DISCLOSURE AND EMPLOYEE AWARENESS, 0011.03 - CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION STATUS, 0011.03.03 - NON-CITIZENS - MFIP/DWP CASH, 0011.03.06 - NON-CITIZENS - MFIP FOOD PORTION, 0011.03.09 - NON-CITIZENS - SNAP/MSA/GA/GRH, 0011.03.12 - NON-CITIZENS - LAWFUL PERMANENT RESIDENTS, 0011.03.12.03 - NON-CITIZENS - ADJUSTMENT OF STATUS, 0011.03.15 - NON-CITIZENS - LPR WITH SPONSORS, 0011.03.17 - NON-CITIZENS - PUBLIC CHARGE, 0011.03.18 - NON-CITIZENS - PEOPLE FLEEING PERSECUTION, 0011.03.21 - NON-CITIZENS - VICTIMS OF BATTERY/CRUELTY, 0011.03.24 - NON-CITIZENS - LAWFULLY RESIDING PEOPLE, 0011.03.27 - UNDOCUMENTED AND NON-IMMIGRANT PEOPLE, 0011.03.27.03 - PROTOCOLS FOR REPORTING UNDOCUMENTED PEOPLE, 0011.03.30 - NON-CITIZENS - TRAFFICKING VICTIMS, 0011.03.33 - NON-CITIZENS - IMMIGRATION COURT ORDERS, 0011.06.03 - STATE RESIDENCE - EXCLUDED TIME, 0011.06.06 - STATE RESIDENCE - INTERSTATE PLACEMENTS, 0011.06.09 - STATE RESIDENCE - 30-DAY REQUIREMENT, 0011.12.01 - DRUG ADDICTION OR ALCOHOL TREATMENT FACILITY, 0011.12.03 - UNDER CONTROL OF THE PENAL SYSTEM, 0011.30.06 - 180 TO 60 DAYS BEFORE MFIP CLOSES, 0011.33.02 - MFIP HARDSHIP EXTENSIONS - REMOVING 1 PARENT, 0011.33.03 - MFIP EMPLOYED EXTENSION CATEGORY, 0011.33.03.03 - LIMITED WORK DUE TO ILLNESS/DISABILITY, 0011.33.06 - MFIP HARD TO EMPLOY EXTENSION CATEGORY, 0011.33.09 - MFIP ILL/INCAPACITATED EXTENSION CATEGORY, 0012.06 - REQUIREMENTS FOR CAREGIVERS UNDER 20, 0012.12.03 - INTERIM ASSISTANCE AGREEMENTS, 0012.12.06 - SPECIAL SERVICES - APPLYING FOR SOCIAL SECURITY, 0012.15 - INCAPACITY AND DISABILITY DETERMINATIONS, 0012.15.03 - MEDICAL IMPROVEMENT NOT EXPECTED (MINE) LIST, 0012.15.06 - STATE MEDICAL REVIEW TEAM (SMRT), 0012.15.06.03 - SMRT - SPECIFIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS, 0012.21 - RESPONSIBLE RELATIVES NOT IN THE HOME, 0012.21.03 - SUPPORT FROM NON-CUSTODIAL PARENTS, 0012.21.06 - CHILD SUPPORT GOOD CAUSE EXEMPTIONS, 0013.03.03 - PREGNANT WOMAN BASIS - MFIP/DWP, 0013.03.06 - MFIP BASIS - STATE-FUNDED CASH PORTION, 0013.06 - SNAP CATEGORICAL ELIGIBILITY/INELIGIBILITY, 0013.09.09 - MSA BASIS - DISABLED AGE 18 AND OLDER, 0013.15.03 - GA BASIS - PERMANENT ILLNESS, 0013.15.06 - GA BASIS - TEMPORARY ILLNESS, 0013.15.09 - GA BASIS - CARING FOR ANOTHER PERSON, 0013.15.12 - GA BASIS - PLACEMENT IN A FACILITY, 0013.15.27 - GA BASIS, SSD/SSI APPLICATION/APPEAL PENDING, 0013.15.33 - GA BASIS - DISPLACED HOMEMAKERS, 0013.15.39 - GA BASIS - PERFORMING COURT ORDERED SERVICES, 0013.15.42 - GA BASIS - LEARNING DISABLED, 0013.15.48 - GA BASIS - ENGLISH NOT PRIMARY LANGUAGE, 0013.15.51 - GA BASIS - PEOPLE UNDER AGE 18, 0013.15.54 - GA BASIS - DRUG/ALCOHOL ADDICTION, 0013.18.09 - GRH BASIS - DISABLED AGE 18 AND OLDER, 0013.18.12 - GRH BASIS - REQUIRES SERVICE IN RESIDENCE, 0013.18.15 - GRH BASIS - PERMANENT ILLNESS, 0013.18.18 - GRH BASIS - TEMPORARY ILLNESS, 0013.18.27 - GRH BASIS - SSD/SSI APPL/APPEAL PEND, 0013.18.33 - GRH BASIS - LEARNING DISABLED, 0013.18.36 - GRH BASIS - DRUG/ALCOHOL ADDICTION, 0013.18.39 - GRH BASIS - TRANSITION FROM RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT, 0014.03 - DETERMINING THE ASSISTANCE UNIT, 0014.03.03 - DETERMINING THE CASH ASSISTANCE UNIT, 0014.03.03.03 - OPTING OUT OF MFIP CASH PORTION, 0014.06 - WHO MUST BE EXCLUDED FROM ASSISTANCE UNIT, 0014.09 - ASSISTANCE UNITS - TEMPORARY ABSENCE, 0014.12 - UNITS FOR PEOPLE WITH MULTIPLE RESIDENCES, 0015.06.03 - AVAILABILITY OF ASSETS WITH MULTIPLE OWNERS, 0015.30 - ASSETS - PAYMENTS UNDER FEDERAL LAW, 0015.48.03 - WHOSE ASSETS TO CONSIDER - SPONSORS W/I-864, 0015.48.06 - WHOSE ASSETS TO CONSIDER - SPONSORS W/I-134, 0015.63 - EVALUATION OF PENSION AND RETIREMENT PLANS, 0015.69.03 - ASSET TRANSFERS FROM SPOUSE TO SPOUSE, 0015.69.09 - IMPROPER TRANSFER INELIGIBILITY, 0015.69.12 - IMPROPER TRANSFERS - ONSET OF INELIGIBILITY, 0016 - INCOME FROM PEOPLE NOT IN THE UNIT, 0016.03 - INCOME FROM DISQUALIFIED UNIT MEMBERS, 0016.06 - INCOME FROM INELIGIBLE SPOUSE OF UNIT MEMBER, 0016.09 - INCOME FROM INELIGIBLE STEPPARENTS, 0016.12 - INCOME FROM PARENTS OF ADULT GA CHILDREN, 0016.18 - INCOME OF INEL. Living out God’s command to welcome refugees and immigrants in Minnesota. A steadily increasing amount of government dollars are being attributed to financial and medical aid for refugees living in America. Also see 0011.03.30 (Non-Citizens - Trafficking Victims). Minnesota Refugee Health Report. As more Somalis formed a larger … See 0030 (Refugee Assistance Program), 0030.01 (Local Resettlement Agencies). See 0030.12 (Refugee Employment Services) for information on employment referrals in locations where RES are not available. Refugee Contributions to Minnesota . Refugee Employment Services (RES) and Refugee Social Services (RSS) are available to assist eligible persons to attain self … People under age 18 who are trafficking victims are not required to be certified but are issued letters of confirmation by ORR. For information about assistance programs for persons with refugee and other eligible status, see 0030 (Refugee Assistance Programs). More than 64,000 U.S. citizens in Minnesota live with at least one family member who is undocumented. Refugee Assistance Refugee and Entrant Assistance - Targeted Assistance The purpose of the Targeted Assistance program is to provide funding for employment-related and other social services for refugees and other Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) populations in areas of high refugee … These networks provide a variety of coordinated services with a whole family approach for people under humanitarian protection who have been in the U.S. less than five years. Refugees pay back the cost of the airfare for coming to the U.S. Most refugees are eligible for Medical Assistance (MA), which can be billed for all components of the exam. Reach International Institute of Minnesota by phone at 651-647-0191 ext. Count the month they entered the country OR the month the U.S. The Minnesota Department of Human Services provides Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) to persons with eligible status who are ineligible for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or MFIP for up to 8 months after arrival in the United States. Refugee Cash Assistance. The Division of Refugee Assistance (DRA) was created to oversee and provide guidance to State-administered programs that provide assistance and services to refugees, asylees, certain Amerasian immigrants, Cuban and Haitian Entrants, and Victims of Human Trafficking (henceforth referred to collectively as “refugees”). What financing options might be best for me? Refugee Medical Assistance may be available for up to eight months after either (1) the date you arrived in the United States or (2) the date you were granted an eligible status. Have been in the United States 8 months or less. In 2017, the number dropped to 918 and fell even lower in 2018, to 668. Comply with monthly reporting requirements if receiving earned income. © 2021 Minnesota Department of Human Services. For access to health education materials and resources, see Health Education Materials for Refugees. St. Paul: Minnesota Business Immigration Reform Coalition, 2010. RPO funded services include: . You are located outside the United States 2. use of SAVE for applicants for MA and Refugee Medical Assistance); 2) for all applicants for food assistance benefits, whether under the federal food stamp program, the MFIP program, or the Minne sota food assistance program; and 3) for all applicants for GA, MSA, MinnesotaCare, or Housing Support, when the benefits Contact a navigator for free help to apply for health care coverage; to find a navigator in your area who speaks your language, use this searchable. If you reside in Ramsey County, Washington County or Dakota County, contact Refugee Cash Assistance staff at International Institute of Minnesota, 1694 Como Ave., St. Paul, MN 55108. Refugees are responsible for paying back the cost of their plane ticket to the U.S., which is purchased at market rate. The Refugee Resettlement Network Agency Contact List has contact information for the different accredited agencies throughout the state. BENEFIT LEVEL - MFIP/DWP/GA, 0022.12.01 - HOW TO CALCULATE BENEFIT LEVEL - SNAP/MSA/GRH, 0022.12.02 - BEGINNING DATE OF ELIGIBILITY, 0022.15.03 - BUDGETING LUMP SUMS IN A PROSPECTIVE MONTH, 0022.15.06 - BUDGETING LUMP SUMS IN A RETROSPECTIVE MONTH, 0022.18.03 - OVERPAYMENTS RELATING TO SUSPENDED CASES, 0022.21 - INCOME OVERPAYMENT RELATING TO BUDGET CYCLE, 0022.24 - UNCLE HARRY FOOD SUPPORT BENEFITS, 0023.09 - HOUSEHOLD FURNISHINGS AND APPLIANCES, 0024.03 - WHEN BENEFITS ARE PAID - MFIP/DWP, 0024.03.03 - WHEN BENEFITS ARE PAID - SNAP/MSA/GA/GRH, 0024.04.03.03 - BENEFIT DELIVERY METHODS--PROGRAM PROVISIONS, 0024.04.04 - CHANGES IN AUTOMATIC BENEFIT DELIVERY METHOD, 0024.06 - PROVISIONS FOR REPLACING BENEFITS, 0024.06.03 - SITUATIONS REQUIRING SNAP BENEFIT REPLACEMENT, 0024.06.03.03 - REPLACING SNAP STOLEN/LOST BEFORE RECEIPT, 0024.06.03.15 - REPLACING FOOD DESTROYED IN A DISASTER, 0024.06.03.18 - REPLACING DAMAGED SNAP CASH-OUT WARRANTS, 0024.09.01 - PROTECTIVE AND VENDOR PAYMENTS-SNAP/MSA/GA/GRH, 0024.09.09 - DISCONTINUING PROTECTIVE AND VENDOR PAYMENTS, 0024.09.12 - PAYMENTS AFTER CHEMICAL USE ASSESSMENT, 0024.12 - ISSUING AND REPLACING IDENTIFICATION CARDS, 0025.03 - DETERMINING INCORRECT PAYMENT AMOUNTS, 0025.06 - MAINTAINING RECORDS OF INCORRECT PAYMENTS, 0025.09.03 - WHERE TO SEND CORRECTIVE PAYMENTS, 0025.12.03 - OVERPAYMENTS EXEMPT FROM RECOVERY, 0025.12.03.03 - SUSPENDING OR TERMINATING RECOVERY, 0025.12.03.09 - CLAIM COMPROMISE & TERMINATION, 0025.12.06 - REPAYING OVERPAYMENTS - PARTICIPANTS, 0025.12.09 - REPAYING OVERPAYMENTS - NON-PARTICIPANTS, 0025.12.12 - ACTION ON OVERPAYMENTS - TIME LIMITS, 0025.15 - ORDER OF RECOVERY - PARTICIPANTS, 0025.18 - ORDER OF RECOVERY - NON-PARTICIPANTS, 0025.21.03 - OVERPAYMENT REPAYMENT AGREEMENT, 0025.24 - FRAUDULENTLY OBTAINING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE, 0025.24.03 - RECOVERING FRAUDULENTLY OBTAINED ASSISTANCE, 0025.24.06.03 - ADMINISTRATIVE DISQUALIFICATION HEARING, 0025.24.07 - DISQUALIFICATION FOR ILLEGAL USE OF SNAP, 0025.24.08 - SNAP ELECTRONIC DISQUALIFIED RECIPIENT SYSTEM, 0025.30 - FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, PEOPLE NOT IN HOME, 0025.30.03 - CONTRIBUTIONS FROM PARENTS NOT IN HOME. Resources are focused on refugee self-sufficiency and integration, and are time-limited, with priority on refugees who have been in the U.S less than 1 year. List of Exhibits Chapter 1: Background 5 1.1 Refugees Admitted to the United States, Federal Fiscal Years 1980-2017 7 1.2 Responsibilities for Assignment, Reception, and Resettlement of Refugees Admitted to the U.S. 8 1.3 Federal Refugee Resettlement Revenues Provided to Minnesota, Federal Fiscal Years 2014-2016 10 1.4 Refugees Arriving in Minnesota, by Their Home Region, 1979-2015 The Refugee and International Health Program partners with local health departments, private health care providers and community organizations to offer each new refugee arrival a comprehensive screening examination, appropriate follow-up or referral, and community-based health education. The MN Department of Human Services Resettlement Programs Office (RPO) manages these funds for MN. 0026.12.12 - WHEN NOT TO GIVE ADDITIONAL NOTICE, 0026.12.15 - WHEN TO GIVE RETROACTIVE OR NO NOTICE, 0026.12.21 - VOLUNTARY REQUEST FOR CLOSURE NOTICE, 0026.15 - NOTICE OF DENIAL, TERMINATION, OR SUSPENSION, 0026.21 - NOTICE OF CHANGE IN ISSUANCE METHOD, 0026.24 - NOTICE OF RELATIVE CONTRIBUTION. Reach Catholic Charities by phone at 507-287-2047 ext. Services are provided in four regional networks. 35. The Resettlement Programs Office supports agencies that are accredited. GENERAL BACKGROUND. Amerasian status. You can be connected to these services by visiting a hub in any regional area. Cuban or Haitian entrant status. NOTE: Cuban/Haitian entrants who are in Pending Removal Proceedings, who have not been granted parole, remain eligible for federal benefits and services, including RCA, as long as there is no final order of removal. SERV. Here are the most common cash programs: Diversionary Work Program (DWP) General Assistance (GA) MN Family Investment Program (MFIP) MN Supplemental Aid (MSA) Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) Emergency Assistance. See 0011.03.09 (Non-Citizens - SNAP/MSA/GA/GRH). Trafficking victims who have been certified by the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR). But for some foreign national adults, enrollment in Medicaid may be considered a negative factor in a public charge inadmissibility determination. Refugee Employment Services (RES) and Refugee Social Services (RSS) are available to assist eligible persons to attain self-sufficiency within this period of time. ISSUE DATE: 11/2019. Reach the Minnesota Council of Churches by phone at 612-230-3225. Even in those industries in which turnover tends to be high, such as meat packing, refugees left the job in far smaller numbers: 25-percent turnover for refugees compared to 40 percent overall. The land inside the boundary of present-day Minnesota has long been inhabited by the Dakota and Ojibwepeople. Yussuf, 28, and two other refugees had each paid a driver $600 to deliver them from Minneapolis to far northwestern Minnesota. Admitted as Amerasians under the Amerasian Homecoming Act. You can walk-in or call for an appointment. If you reside in any other Minnesota county, contact your local. When thinking about immigration to Minnesota, it is crucial to acknowledge the peoples that existed before the arrival of European immigrants and settler-colonists. For the definition of a local resettlement agency see 0002.37 (Glossary: Learning...). For a list of funded RES and RSS providers in Minnesota, see the 2016-2017 Directory of Refugee Service Providers (PDF). The Resettlement Programs Office works with federal, state and local partners to assist families to build well-being and contribute to a stronger Minnesota. RCA is for eligible people who do not have minor children. Register for and participate in Refugee Employment Services (RES) within 30 days of approval of RCA eligibility, unless exempt or have a good cause reason for failure to participate. Refugee resettlement staff provide an array of services including: Refugee Cash Assistance Arrive Ministries administers a cash assistance program that provides refugees with initial financial benefits for a maximum of eight months. If you entered the United States under humanitarian protection, you may be eligible for Minnesota health care programs available to residents with low incomes. This includes: pre-arrival, reception, initial housing food, clothing, referral services and social programs. The benefit eligibility are for those refugees who have been in the U.S. for up to three months. If you have one of the other immigration statuses listed at the top of this webpage, or are a newly arrived refugee who resettled in another state and moved to Minnesota: Refugee Medical Assistance may provide coverage to people with an eligible status who do not qualify for Medical Assistance. SERVICES SANCTIONS, 0028.30.04.03 - POST 60-MONTH SANCTIONS: 2-PARENT PROVISIONS, 0028.30.06 - TYPE/LENGTH OF SNAP E&T SANCTIONS, 0028.30.09 - REFUSING OR TERMINATING EMPLOYMENT, 0028.30.12 - SANCTION NOTICE FOR MINOR CAREGIVER, 0028.33 - EMPLOYMENT SERVICES/SNAP E&T NOTICE REQUIREMENTS, 0029.03.06 - FAMILY SUPPORT GRANT PROGRAM, 0029.03.09 - CONSUMER SUPPORT GRANT PROGRAM, 0029.03.18 - RELATIVE CUSTODY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM, 0029.06.03 - SUPPLEMENTAL SECURITY INCOME PROGRAM, 0029.06.06 - RETIREMENT, SURVIVORS AND DISABILITY INSURANCE, 0029.06.21 - UNITED STATES REPATRIATION PROGRAM, 0029.06.24.03 - TRIBAL TANF - MILLE LACS BAND OF OJIBWE, 0029.06.24.06 - TRIBAL TANF - RED LAKE BAND OF CHIPPEWA INDIANS, 0029.07.09 - WOMEN, INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC) PROGRAM, 0029.07.12 - COMMODITY SUPPLEMENTAL FOOD PROGRAM, 0029.07.15 FOOD DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM-INDIAN RESERVATION, 0029.20.09 - FAMILY HOMELESS PREVENTION ASSISTANCE, 0029.27 - LOW INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM, 0029.31 - CHILD CARE RESOURCE AND REFERRAL, 0030.03.01.01 - INELIGIBLE FOR OTHER CASH PROGRAMS, 0030.03.09 - DETERMINING RCA GROSS INCOME, 0030.03.16 - PROCESSING REPORTED CHANGES - RCA, 0030.03.18 - RCA OVERPAYMENTS AND UNDERPAYMENTS, 0030.12.03 - RCA POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION/TRAINING, 0030.12.06 - RCA EMPLOYMENT SERVICES GOOD CAUSE CLAIMS. Minnesota was a favored location in part due to the success of resettling Hmong refugees in the 1970s and 1980s. 328. HHS/ORR-funded benefits (RCA, RMA) are administered by States, and are available through State benefit-granting agencies. In The Know. For information on who may be included in an RCA assistance unit, see 0030.03.03 (RCA Assistance Units). Minnesota Refugee Health Report 2018 (PDF) Updated 11/2019. They were told … Follow MFIP provisions in 0028.18.03 (Suitable/Unsuitable Work). 0026.30 - NOTICE, DISQUALIFICATION OF AUTHORIZED REP. 0026.33 - NOTICE, DENYING GOOD CAUSE FOR IV-D NON-COOP, 0026.39 - NOTICE OF OVERPAYMENT AND RECOUPMENT, 0026.42 - NOTICE OF INCOMPLETE OR MISSING REPORT FORM, 0026.51 - NOTICES - CHEMICAL USE ASSESSMENT, 0027.12.03 - APPEAL HEARING EXPENSE REIMBURSEMENT, 0028.03 - COUNTY AGENCY EMPL. Call the Refugee and International Health Program at 651-201-5414 for more information. 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