Resources for Immigrants

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

Name of File
Defining Qualified Non-CitizenA listing of immigrants that are considered qualified "aliens".
Immigrants’ Eligibility ChartThis 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 GuideOutlines common documentation to prove immigration status in the United States.
Immigrant ResourcesA listing of community based organizations as well as government agencies providing services and assistance to immigrants.
Q&A on Public ChargeThis 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.