Public Benefits For Immigrants
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This category concerns what public benefit programs an immigrant to the US might be able to access. This includes eligibility and procedural requirements for immigrants for programs like food stamps (SNAP benefits), Medicaid, Medicare, disability, old age, SSI, TANF, welfare, and other assistance programs from the government.
To help new lawful permanent residents (LPR) integrate to life in the United States, check out the links below. USCIS offers helpful information about education, child care, employment, what to do in case of an emergency, and a number of popular topics that will help new immigrants settle in the U.S. First, begin with 'About the United States' to learn about our history and government. As you get settled, become involved in your community by volunteering your time.