Who Refugees Are


Security Screening Process

Refugees in Utah

U.S. Refugee Resettlement Program

The Departments of Homeland Security, State and Health and Human Services work together to uphold America’s humanitarian response to refugees through the U.S. Refugee Resettlement Program. Learn more.

Federal and International Agencies



Ninety-six percent of the 20 million refugees in the world will never receive firm resettlement in the U.S. or any other safe country. The vast majority of refugees from Syria, Africa and elsewhere will remain in refugee camps or temporary status in countries of first asylum. These millions of people desperately need help. There are many ways to help refugees internationally. The following organizations can provide you with more information:

Funding and Grants

View notices of federal and state grant opportunities.