Resources for Ukrainian Humanitarian Parolees
To connect with refugee services please contact:
Anywhere in Pennsylvania: (833) 344 2772
(call toll-free or text via WhatsApp)
Greater Philadelphia Area: (215) 608-1966
To apply for benefits in Pennsylvania, please fill out an application online through PA COMPASS, or in person at your local County Assistance Office. See the County Assistance Office contact information page for information on your county's nearest location.
DHS Provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as:
If you need these services,
contact your local county assistance office.
Information written in certain other languages
Ukrainian Humanitarian Parolees are eligible to apply for both mainstream and refugee benefits, including:
- Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
- Medical Assistance
- Refugee Cash Assistance
- Refugee Medical Assistance
Refugee Service Providers
For a full list of current contracted refugee service providers, please see our PA Refugee Service Contractors Directory.
Ukrainian Humanitarian Parolees are eligible for refugee services. Contact you local refugee service provider to learn what services may be available in your area.
Uniting for Ukraine
For more information on Uniting for Ukraine, see the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Uniting for Ukraine information page (Yкраїнський переклад | Русский)
Uniting for Ukraine provides a pathway for Ukrainian citizens and their immediate family members who are outside the United States to come to the United States and stay temporarily in a two-year period of parole. Ukrainians participating in
Uniting for Ukraine must have a supporter in the United States who agrees to provide them with financial support for the duration of their stay in the United States
The first step in the Uniting for Ukraine process is for the U.S.-based supporter to file a Form I-134, Declaration of Financial Support
, with USCIS.
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