Asylum Seeker Assistance Program

The Asylum Assistance Program (also called Welcome Center) provides case management and support services to asylum seekers and other humanitarian immigrants in the Portland and Salem areas who are ineligible for Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) benefits.

Who Is Eligible

  • Asylum seekers
  • Humanitarian parolees
  • TPS recipients
  • Undocumented people
  • People facing deportation proceedings

How We Can Help

  • 90-180 days of supportive services
  • Interpretation services
  • Health referrals
  • Help with food, rent, utilities and other basic needs
  • Know Your Rights orientation
  • Legal assistance referrals
  • School enrollment assistance
  • ESL resources

Email for more information: [email protected]

Need more information?

Contact an office offering this program