Please note: As the Afghan refugee crisis continues to develop and is ever-changing, the availability of the resources listed below is not guaranteed. We are doing our best to keep this information up to date and thank you for your patience.
The Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County Immigration Legal Services team can support with family visa petitions, SIV applications, Humanitarian Parole, Adjustment of Status, and citizenship applications. Contact: 408-468-0100.
Offers a wide range of services for refugees, asylees, and SIVs including pre-arrival services, case management, extensive English as a Second Language and computer training, and job search skills and employment services.
San Jose based, AACI Center for Survivors of Torture (CST) CST provides specialized services, including individual and group psychotherapy, case management, psychiatry, outreach, psychological and medical evaluations for asylum seeker cases. AACI/CST is the only specialized behavioral health program in Santa Clara County that offers linguistically and culturally sensitive services that provides trauma informed, client-centered community- based approach services to new refugee arrivals. AACI/CST licensed clinicianalso provide mental health screening for all newly arrived refugees at the Lenzen Refugee Clinic as a part of Refugee Health Assessment. AACI services are available at our clinics, in the home, at school, via telehealth or in the community.