Resources for Immigrants

Documentation guidelines, benefit eligibility charts, and other resources for the immigrant community.

Name of File
Defining Qualified Non-Citizen (federally funded programs)
A listing of immigrants that are considered a qualified "non-citizen" (also known as "qualified aliens" in federal law).
Immigrants’ Eligibility Chart This chart outlines which immigrants meet the immigration criteria of
28 different public benefit programs. Note: Immigrants who meet
the immigration criteria of a benefit program must also meet all other
eligibility criteria of that program.
Immigrant Statuses Documentation Guide Outlines common documentation to prove immigration status in the United States.
Q&A on Public Charge This Q&A will help you learn what public charge means, how it is changing, what the changes mean,
who it impacts, and resources for help.
Asylum Seeker Resources