Eligibility Guide for Refugee Service Providers:

The guide introduces the individuals and groups eligible for refugee program services. See how to use the guide and read about different immigration statuses. Chapter 6 explains how to determine eligibility and shows sample documents. Chapter 7 includes Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and information on employment eligibility. See revised chapter 5 to find out how to get information on current status (SAVE) or earlier statuses (FOIA). This version of the guide is the most recent (dated Dec 2006). Page footers show the date the page was last updated.

Table of Contents:

You can use the table of contents to navigate through the Eligibility Guide. Use this if you want to see what topics are included or to look up specific information or pages.

Important Refugee Contact Information:

This page lists contact information for the State of Florida, as well as the Office of Refugee Resettlement in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service. Check here if you need to contact someone for help related to eligibility for refugee program services.

Eligibility Guide (by chapter)

Introduction | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | Appendix A | Appendix B

Complete Master Guide (5 MB)*

*Note: For users with a high-speed Cable Modem or DSL connection, the Eligibility Manual is available as a single, LARGE document (5 MB).

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