Resources are focused on refugee self-sufficiency and integration, and are time-limited, with priority on refugees who have been in the U.S less than 1 year. Fax: 320-983-8306. All communication must be done by paper. You can walk-in or call for an appointment. Admitted as Amerasians under the Amerasian Homecoming Act. E-mail: legislative.auditor@state.mn.us • ... 33 Appendix: State Options for Administering Refugee Cash Assistance 35 Agency Response . People under age 18 who are trafficking victims are not required to be certified but are issued letters of confirmation by ORR. The 30-day state residency requirement does not apply to RCA applicants. 0002.05 - GLOSSARY: ASSISTANCE STANDARD... 0002.17 - GLOSSARY: DISPLACED HOMEMAKER... 0002.41 - GLOSSARY: MEDICALLY NECESSARY... 0003 - CLIENT RESPONSIBILITIES AND RIGHTS, 0003.03 - CLIENT RESPONSIBILITIES - GENERAL, 0003.06 - CLIENT RESPONSIBILITIES - QUALITY CONTROL, 0003.09.03 - CLIENT RIGHTS - CIVIL RIGHTS, 0003.09.06 - CLIENT RIGHTS - DATA PRIVACY PRACTICES, 0003.09.09 - CLIENT RIGHTS, PRIVATE AND CONFIDENTIAL DATA, 0003.09.12 - CLIENT RIGHTS - LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY, 0004.01 - EMERGENCIES - PROGRAM PROVISIONS, 0004.03 - EMERGENCY AID ELIGIBILITY - CASH ASSISTANCE, 0004.04 - EMERGENCY AID ELIGIBILITY--SNAP/EXPEDITED FOOD, 0004.06 - EMERGENCIES - 1ST MONTH PROCESSING, 0004.09 - EMERGENCIES - 2ND AND 3RD MONTH PROCESSING, 0004.12 - VERIFICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR EMERGENCY AID, 0004.15 - EMERGENCIES - POSTPONED VERIFICATION NOTICE, 0004.18 - DETERMINING THE AMOUNT OF EMERGENCY AID, 0004.48 - DESTITUTE UNITS--MIGRANT/SEASONAL FARMWORKER, 0004.51 - DESTITUTE UNITS, ELIGIBILITY AND BENEFITS, 0005.06.03 - WHO CAN/CANNOT BE AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES, 0005.06.06 - DISQUALIFYING AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES, 0005.09 - COMBINED APPLICATION FORM (CAF), 0005.09.03 - WHEN PEOPLE MUST COMPLETE AN APPLICATION, 0005.09.06 - WHEN NOT TO REQUIRE COMPLETION OF AN APPLICATION, 0005.09.09 - WHEN TO USE AN ADDENDUM TO AN APPLICATION, 0005.09.15 - EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE AND APPLICATIONS, 0005.10 - MINNESOTA TRANSITION APPLICATION FORM (MTAF), 0005.12 - ACCEPTING AND PROCESSING APPLICATIONS, 0005.12.03 - WHAT IS A COMPLETE APPLICATION, 0005.12.12.01 - FORMS/HANDOUTS FOR APPLICANTS, 0005.12.12.06 - ORIENTATION TO FINANCIAL SERVICES, 0005.12.12.09 - FAMILY VIOLENCE PROVISIONS/REFERRALS, 0005.12.15 - APPLICATION PROCESSING STANDARDS, 0005.12.15.01 - PROCESSING SNAP APPLICATION NON-MANDATORY VERIFICATION, 0005.12.15.03 - DELAYS IN PROCESSING APPLICATIONS, 0005.12.15.06 - DETERMINING WHO CAUSED THE DELAY, 0005.12.15.09 - DELAYS CAUSED BY THE APPLICANT HOUSEHOLD, 0005.12.15.12 - DELAYS CAUSED BY THE AGENCY, 0005.12.15.15 - DELAYS CAUSED BY THE AGENCY AND APPLICANT, 0005.12.21 - REINSTATING A WITHDRAWN APPLICATION, 06 - DETERMINING FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, 0006 - DETERMINING FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, 0006.06 - MOVING BETWEEN COUNTIES - PARTICIPANTS, 0006.09 - MOVING BETWEEN COUNTIES - MINOR CHILDREN, 0006.12 - ASSISTANCE TERMINATED WITHIN LAST 30 DAYS, 0006.15 - MULTIPLE COUNTY FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, 0006.18 - EXCLUDED TIME FACILITIES AND SERVICES, 0006.21 - TRANSFERRING RESPONSIBILITY - OLD COUNTY, 0006.24 - TRANSFERRING RESPONSIBILITY - NEW COUNTY, 0006.27 - COUNTY FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY DISPUTES, 0006.30 - STATE FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY DISPUTES, 0007.03.01 - MONTHLY REPORTING - UNCLE HARRY FS, 0007.03.04 - SIX-MONTH REPORTING DEADLINES, 0007.03.07 - PROCESSING A LATE COMBINED SIX-MONTH REPORT, 0007.12 - AGENCY RESPONSIBILITIES FOR CLIENT REPORTING, 0007.15 - UNSCHEDULED REPORTING OF CHANGES - CASH, 0007.15.03 - UNSCHEDULED REPORTING OF CHANGES - SNAP, 0008.03 - CHANGES - OBTAINING INFORMATION, 0008.06 - IMPLEMENTING CHANGES - GENERAL PROVISIONS, 0008.06.01 - IMPLEMENTING CHANGES - PROGRAM PROVISIONS, 0008.06.03 - CHANGE IN BASIS OF ELIGIBILITY, 0008.06.06 - ADDING A PERSON TO THE UNIT - CASH, 0008.06.07 - ADDING A PERSON TO THE UNIT - SNAP, 0008.06.09 - REMOVING A PERSON FROM THE UNIT, 0008.06.12.09 - CONVERTING A PREGNANT WOMAN CASE, 0008.06.15 - REMOVING OR RECALCULATING INCOME, 0008.06.21 - CHANGE IN COUNTY OF RESIDENCE, 0008.06.24 - DWP CONVERSION OR REFERRAL TO MFIP, 0009.03 - LENGTH OF RECERTIFICATION PERIODS, 0009.03.03 - WHEN TO ADJUST THE LENGTH OF CERTIFICATION, 0009.06.03 - RECERTIFICATION PROCESSING STANDARDS, 0009.06.03.03 - PROCESSING SNAP RECERTIFICATION NON-MANDATORY VERIFICATION, 0010.03 - VERIFICATION - COOPERATION AND CONSENT, 0010.06 - SOURCES OF VERIFICATION - DOCUMENTS, 0010.09 - SOURCES OF VERIFICATION, COLLATERAL CONTACTS, 0010.12 - SOURCES OF VERIFICATION - HOME VISITS, 0010.15 - VERIFICATION - INCONSISTENT INFORMATION, 0010.18.01 - MANDATORY VERIFICATIONS - CASH ASSISTANCE, 0010.18.02 - MANDATORY VERIFICATIONS - SNAP, 0010.18.02.03 - NON-MANDATORY VERIFICATIONS - SNAP, 0010.18.03 - VERIFYING SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS, 0010.18.03.03 - VERIFYING SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS - NEWBORNS, 0010.18.05 - VERIFYING DISABILITY/INCAPACITY - CASH, 0010.18.06 - VERIFYING DISABILITY/INCAPACITY - SNAP, 0010.18.08 - VERIFYING STATE RESIDENCE - CASH, 0010.18.09 - VERIFYING SELF-EMPLOYMENT INCOME, 0010.18.11 - VERIFYING CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION STATUS, 0010.18.11.03 - SYSTEMATIC ALIEN VERIFICATION (SAVE), 0010.18.12 - VERIFYING LAWFUL TEMPORARY RESIDENCE, 0010.18.15 - VERIFYING LAWFUL PERMANENT RESIDENCE, 0010.18.15.03 - LAWFUL PERMANENT RESIDENT: USCIS CLASS CODES, 0010.18.15.06 - VERIFYING SOCIAL SECURITY CREDITS, 0010.18.18 - VERIFYING SPONSOR INFORMATION, 0010.18.21 - IDENTIFY NON-IMMIGRANT OR UNDOCUMENTED PEOPLE, 0010.18.21.03 - NON-IMMIGRANT PEOPLE: USCIS CLASS CODES, 0010.18.30 - VERIFYING STUDENT INCOME AND EXPENSES, 0010.24 - INCOME AND ELIGIBILITY VERIFICATION SYSTEM, 0010.24.03 - IEVS MATCH TYPE AND FREQUENCY, 0010.24.09 - PROCESSING IEVS MATCHES TIMELY, 0010.24.12 - DETERMINING IEVS EFFECT ON ELIGIBILITY, 0010.24.15 - RECORDING IEVS RESOLUTION FINDINGS, 0010.24.18 - CLIENT COOPERATION WITH IEVS, 0010.24.21 - IEVS SAFEGUARDING RESPONSIBILITIES, 0010.24.24 - IEVS NON-DISCLOSURE AND EMPLOYEE AWARENESS, 0011.03 - CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION STATUS, 0011.03.03 - NON-CITIZENS - MFIP/DWP CASH, 0011.03.06 - NON-CITIZENS - MFIP FOOD PORTION, 0011.03.09 - NON-CITIZENS - SNAP/MSA/GA/GRH, 0011.03.12 - NON-CITIZENS - LAWFUL PERMANENT RESIDENTS, 0011.03.12.03 - NON-CITIZENS - ADJUSTMENT OF STATUS, 0011.03.15 - NON-CITIZENS - LPR WITH SPONSORS, 0011.03.17 - NON-CITIZENS - PUBLIC CHARGE, 0011.03.18 - NON-CITIZENS - PEOPLE FLEEING PERSECUTION, 0011.03.21 - NON-CITIZENS - VICTIMS OF BATTERY/CRUELTY, 0011.03.24 - NON-CITIZENS - LAWFULLY RESIDING PEOPLE, 0011.03.27 - UNDOCUMENTED AND NON-IMMIGRANT PEOPLE, 0011.03.27.03 - PROTOCOLS FOR REPORTING UNDOCUMENTED PEOPLE, 0011.03.30 - NON-CITIZENS - TRAFFICKING VICTIMS, 0011.03.33 - NON-CITIZENS - IMMIGRATION COURT ORDERS, 0011.06.03 - STATE RESIDENCE - EXCLUDED TIME, 0011.06.06 - STATE RESIDENCE - INTERSTATE PLACEMENTS, 0011.06.09 - STATE RESIDENCE - 30-DAY REQUIREMENT, 0011.12.01 - DRUG ADDICTION OR ALCOHOL TREATMENT FACILITY, 0011.12.03 - UNDER CONTROL OF THE PENAL SYSTEM, 0011.30.06 - 180 TO 60 DAYS BEFORE MFIP CLOSES, 0011.33.02 - MFIP HARDSHIP EXTENSIONS - REMOVING 1 PARENT, 0011.33.03 - MFIP EMPLOYED EXTENSION CATEGORY, 0011.33.03.03 - LIMITED WORK DUE TO ILLNESS/DISABILITY, 0011.33.06 - MFIP HARD TO EMPLOY EXTENSION CATEGORY, 0011.33.09 - MFIP ILL/INCAPACITATED EXTENSION CATEGORY, 0012.06 - REQUIREMENTS FOR CAREGIVERS UNDER 20, 0012.12.03 - INTERIM ASSISTANCE AGREEMENTS, 0012.12.06 - SPECIAL SERVICES - APPLYING FOR SOCIAL SECURITY, 0012.15 - INCAPACITY AND DISABILITY DETERMINATIONS, 0012.15.03 - MEDICAL IMPROVEMENT NOT EXPECTED (MINE) LIST, 0012.15.06 - STATE MEDICAL REVIEW TEAM (SMRT), 0012.15.06.03 - SMRT - SPECIFIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS, 0012.21 - RESPONSIBLE RELATIVES NOT IN THE HOME, 0012.21.03 - SUPPORT FROM NON-CUSTODIAL PARENTS, 0012.21.06 - CHILD SUPPORT GOOD CAUSE EXEMPTIONS, 0013.03.03 - PREGNANT WOMAN BASIS - MFIP/DWP, 0013.03.06 - MFIP BASIS - STATE-FUNDED CASH PORTION, 0013.06 - SNAP CATEGORICAL ELIGIBILITY/INELIGIBILITY, 0013.09.09 - MSA BASIS - DISABLED AGE 18 AND OLDER, 0013.15.03 - GA BASIS - PERMANENT ILLNESS, 0013.15.06 - GA BASIS - TEMPORARY ILLNESS, 0013.15.09 - GA BASIS - CARING FOR ANOTHER PERSON, 0013.15.12 - GA BASIS - PLACEMENT IN A FACILITY, 0013.15.27 - GA BASIS, SSD/SSI APPLICATION/APPEAL PENDING, 0013.15.33 - GA BASIS - DISPLACED HOMEMAKERS, 0013.15.39 - GA BASIS - PERFORMING COURT ORDERED SERVICES, 0013.15.42 - GA BASIS - LEARNING DISABLED, 0013.15.48 - GA BASIS - ENGLISH NOT PRIMARY LANGUAGE, 0013.15.51 - GA BASIS - PEOPLE UNDER AGE 18, 0013.15.54 - GA BASIS - DRUG/ALCOHOL ADDICTION, 0013.18.09 - GRH BASIS - DISABLED AGE 18 AND OLDER, 0013.18.12 - GRH BASIS - REQUIRES SERVICE IN RESIDENCE, 0013.18.15 - GRH BASIS - PERMANENT ILLNESS, 0013.18.18 - GRH BASIS - TEMPORARY ILLNESS, 0013.18.27 - GRH BASIS - SSD/SSI APPL/APPEAL PEND, 0013.18.33 - GRH BASIS - LEARNING DISABLED, 0013.18.36 - GRH BASIS - DRUG/ALCOHOL ADDICTION, 0013.18.39 - GRH BASIS - TRANSITION FROM RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT, 0014.03 - DETERMINING THE ASSISTANCE UNIT, 0014.03.03 - DETERMINING THE CASH ASSISTANCE UNIT, 0014.03.03.03 - OPTING OUT OF MFIP CASH PORTION, 0014.06 - WHO MUST BE EXCLUDED FROM ASSISTANCE UNIT, 0014.09 - ASSISTANCE UNITS - TEMPORARY ABSENCE, 0014.12 - UNITS FOR PEOPLE WITH MULTIPLE RESIDENCES, 0015.06.03 - AVAILABILITY OF ASSETS WITH MULTIPLE OWNERS, 0015.30 - ASSETS - PAYMENTS UNDER FEDERAL LAW, 0015.48.03 - WHOSE ASSETS TO CONSIDER - SPONSORS W/I-864, 0015.48.06 - WHOSE ASSETS TO CONSIDER - SPONSORS W/I-134, 0015.63 - EVALUATION OF PENSION AND RETIREMENT PLANS, 0015.69.03 - ASSET TRANSFERS FROM SPOUSE TO SPOUSE, 0015.69.09 - IMPROPER TRANSFER INELIGIBILITY, 0015.69.12 - IMPROPER TRANSFERS - ONSET OF INELIGIBILITY, 0016 - INCOME FROM PEOPLE NOT IN THE UNIT, 0016.03 - INCOME FROM DISQUALIFIED UNIT MEMBERS, 0016.06 - INCOME FROM INELIGIBLE SPOUSE OF UNIT MEMBER, 0016.09 - INCOME FROM INELIGIBLE STEPPARENTS, 0016.12 - INCOME FROM PARENTS OF ADULT GA CHILDREN, 0016.18 - INCOME OF INEL. Physical Address View Map 525 2nd Street SE Milaca, MN 56353. Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) provides cash assistance to refugees who are ineligible for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or MFIP for up to 8 months after arrival in the United States. Refugee Employment Services (RES) and Refugee Social Services (RSS) are available to assist eligible persons to attain self-sufficiency within this period of time. The RCA program assists clients in overcoming any barriers to employment by referring them to a job counselor and providing them with a … Adult Intake Phone: 763-422-7200 Fax: 763-324-3620 Child Support Phone: 763-324-2420 Fax: 763-324-3990 Blaine Human Services Center. HEALTH CARE PROGRAMS. To apply for Cash, SNAP, Child Care Assistance or Emergency Assistance, visit: applymn.dhs.mn.gov. All Financial Assistance intake interviews will take place over the phone, rather than in-person. Emergency Assistance helps with shelter payments, such as past due rent, to stop evictions or foreclosure. You may have someone else apply for you. RCA participants are eligible for federally-funded SNAP benefits. For further assistance, refugees can apply for programs like welfare or food stamps. Refugee Cash Assistance. Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Refugee Cash Assistance: The refugee resettlement program coordinates services to assist refugees in making the transition to life in the United States. NOTE: Able-bodied RCA recipients are required to participate in an employment and training program. OF MINOR CRGVR, 0016.18.01 - 200 PERCENT OF FEDERAL POVERTY GUIDELINES, 0016.21 - INCOME OF SPONSORS OF IMMIGRANTS WITH I-134, 0016.21.03 - INCOME OF SPONSORS OF LPRS WITH I-864, 0016.27 - INCOME FROM SPOUSES WHO CHOOSE NOT TO APPLY, 0016.33 - INCOME OF INELIGIBLE NON-CITIZENS, 0016.39 - INCOME OF INELIGIBLE ABLE-BODIED ADULTS, 0017.03 - AVAILABLE OR UNAVAILABLE INCOME, 0017.09 - CONVERTING INCOME TO MONTHLY AMOUNTS, 0017.12 - DETERMINING IF INCOME IS EARNED OR UNEARNED, 0017.15.03 - CHILD AND SPOUSAL SUPPORT INCOME, 0017.15.12 - INFREQUENT, IRREGULAR INCOME, 0017.15.15 - INCOME OF MINOR CHILD/CAREGIVER UNDER 20, 0017.15.18 - EMPLOYMENT, TRAINING, AND NATIONAL SERVICE INCOME, 0017.15.33.03 - SELF-EMPLOYMENT, CONVERT INC. TO MONTHLY AMT - CASH, 0017.15.33.05 - SELF-EMPLOYMENT, DETERMINE COUNTABLE INCOME – SNAP, 0017.15.33.15 - SELF-EMPLOYMENT EXPENSES NOT ALLOWED, 0017.15.33.24 - SELF-EMPLOYMENT INCOME FROM FARMING, 0017.15.33.27 - SELF-EMPLOYMENT INCOME FROM ROOMER/BOARDER, 0017.15.33.30 - SELF-EMPLOYMENT INCOME FROM RENTAL PROPERTY, 0017.15.36 - STUDENT FINANCIAL AID INCOME, 0017.15.36.03 - WHEN TO BUDGET STUDENT FINANCIAL AID, 0017.15.36.06 - IDENTIFYING TITLE IV OR FEDERAL STUDENT AID, 0017.15.36.09 - STUDENT FINANCIAL AID DEDUCTIONS, 0017.15.42 - INTEREST AND DIVIDEND INCOME, 0017.15.45.03 - HOW TO DETERMINE GROSS RSDI, 0017.15.48 - DISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM INCOME, 0017.15.51 - PAYMENTS RESULTING FROM DISASTER DECLARATION, 0017.15.54 - CAPITAL GAINS AND LOSSES AS INCOME, 0017.15.57 - PAYMENTS TO PERSECUTION VICTIMS, 0017.15.63 - RELATIVE CUSTODY ASSISTANCE GRANTS, 0017.15.78 - NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE PROGRAMS, 0017.15.84 - CONTRACTS FOR DEED AS INCOME, 0018.06.06 - PLAN TO ACHIEVE SELF-SUPPORT (PASS), 0018.12.03 - ALLOWABLE SNAP MEDICAL EXPENSES, 0018.15.03 - SHELTER DEDUCTION - HOME TEMPORARILY VACATED, 0018.33 - CHILD AND SPOUSAL SUPPORT DEDUCTIONS, 0018.39 - PRIOR AND OTHER INCOME REDUCTIONS, 0018.42 - INCOME UNAVAILABLE IN FIRST MONTH, 0019.03 - GROSS INCOME TEST - WHAT INCOME TO USE, 0019.09 - GIT FOR SEPARATE ELDERLY DISABLED UNITS, 0020.03 - PEOPLE EXEMPT FROM NET INCOME LIMITS, 0020.06 - CHOOSING THE ASSISTANCE STANDARD TABLE, 0022 - BUDGETING AND BENEFIT DETERMINATION, 0022.03 - HOW AND WHEN TO USE PROSPECTIVE BUDGETING, 0022.03.01 - PROSPECTIVE BUDGETING - PROGRAM PROVISIONS, 0022.03.01.03 - PROSPECTIVE BUDGETING - SNAP PROVISIONS, 0022.03.03 - INELIGIBILITY IN A PROSPECTIVE MONTH - CASH, 0022.03.04 - INELIGIBILITY IN A PROSPECTIVE MONTH - SNAP, 0022.06 - HOW AND WHEN TO USE RETROSPECTIVE BUDGETING, 0022.06.03 - WHEN NOT TO BUDGET INCOME IN RETRO. Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) provides financial assistance to refugees who have been in the United States for eight months or less. Refugee Employment Services (RES) and Refugee Social Services (RSS) are available to assist eligible persons to attain self-sufficiency within this period of … The MN Department of Human Services Resettlement Programs Office (RPO) manages these funds for MN. Resource Number: 36895510 Description Provides temporary financial assistance for refugees and eligible entrants while they are in the process of resettling in the United States. When that period ends, they may apply for other assistance programs. Minnesota Supplemental Aid is a state-funded cash assistance program for people who receive Social Security Income (SSI) benefits. Mailing Address 2100 3rd Ave Suite 400 Anoka, MN 55303-5047. Address: 2579 Hamline Avenue North, Suite C, St. Paul, MN 55113 . For more information about the Matching Grant Program, see 0029.39 (The Matching Grant Program). See TRAFFICKING VICTIMS in 0002.67 (Glossary: Thrifty...). SERVICES SANCTIONS, 0028.30.04.03 - POST 60-MONTH SANCTIONS: 2-PARENT PROVISIONS, 0028.30.06 - TYPE/LENGTH OF SNAP E&T SANCTIONS, 0028.30.09 - REFUSING OR TERMINATING EMPLOYMENT, 0028.30.12 - SANCTION NOTICE FOR MINOR CAREGIVER, 0028.33 - EMPLOYMENT SERVICES/SNAP E&T NOTICE REQUIREMENTS, 0029.03.06 - FAMILY SUPPORT GRANT PROGRAM, 0029.03.09 - CONSUMER SUPPORT GRANT PROGRAM, 0029.03.18 - RELATIVE CUSTODY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM, 0029.06.03 - SUPPLEMENTAL SECURITY INCOME PROGRAM, 0029.06.06 - RETIREMENT, SURVIVORS AND DISABILITY INSURANCE, 0029.06.21 - UNITED STATES REPATRIATION PROGRAM, 0029.06.24.03 - TRIBAL TANF - MILLE LACS BAND OF OJIBWE, 0029.06.24.06 - TRIBAL TANF - RED LAKE BAND OF CHIPPEWA INDIANS, 0029.07.09 - WOMEN, INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC) PROGRAM, 0029.07.12 - COMMODITY SUPPLEMENTAL FOOD PROGRAM, 0029.07.15 FOOD DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM-INDIAN RESERVATION, 0029.20.09 - FAMILY HOMELESS PREVENTION ASSISTANCE, 0029.27 - LOW INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM, 0029.31 - CHILD CARE RESOURCE AND REFERRAL, 0030.03.01.01 - INELIGIBLE FOR OTHER CASH PROGRAMS, 0030.03.09 - DETERMINING RCA GROSS INCOME, 0030.03.16 - PROCESSING REPORTED CHANGES - RCA, 0030.03.18 - RCA OVERPAYMENTS AND UNDERPAYMENTS, 0030.12.03 - RCA POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION/TRAINING, 0030.12.06 - RCA EMPLOYMENT SERVICES GOOD CAUSE CLAIMS. Financial Assistance. The goal is to help parents quickly find work so that they do not need to go on the Minnesota Investment Program. Doing business by phone is preferred whenever possible. Disability Partners . Arrive Ministries administers a cash assistance program that provides refugees with initial financial benefits for a maximum of eight months. Fax: 507-437-9721. Follow MFIP provisions in 0028.18.03 (Suitable/Unsuitable Work). Comply with monthly reporting requirements if receiving earned income. 0026.06 - NOTICE - APPROVAL OF APPLICATION OR RECERT. While a refugee is receiving RCA they are required to take English courses and look for employment. Toll Free Phone Number: 888-270-8208 Hours 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Directory. Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) Who is it for? UNHCR Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, Indrika Ratwatte, hands over emergency cash assistance to an Afghan refugee at Pakistan Post Office in Islamabad. Eligibility Refugees are defined by the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). BENEFIT LEVEL - MFIP/DWP/GA, 0022.12.01 - HOW TO CALCULATE BENEFIT LEVEL - SNAP/MSA/GRH, 0022.12.02 - BEGINNING DATE OF ELIGIBILITY, 0022.15.03 - BUDGETING LUMP SUMS IN A PROSPECTIVE MONTH, 0022.15.06 - BUDGETING LUMP SUMS IN A RETROSPECTIVE MONTH, 0022.18.03 - OVERPAYMENTS RELATING TO SUSPENDED CASES, 0022.21 - INCOME OVERPAYMENT RELATING TO BUDGET CYCLE, 0022.24 - UNCLE HARRY FOOD SUPPORT BENEFITS, 0023.09 - HOUSEHOLD FURNISHINGS AND APPLIANCES, 0024.03 - WHEN BENEFITS ARE PAID - MFIP/DWP, 0024.03.03 - WHEN BENEFITS ARE PAID - SNAP/MSA/GA/GRH, 0024.04.03.03 - BENEFIT DELIVERY METHODS--PROGRAM PROVISIONS, 0024.04.04 - CHANGES IN AUTOMATIC BENEFIT DELIVERY METHOD, 0024.06 - PROVISIONS FOR REPLACING BENEFITS, 0024.06.03 - SITUATIONS REQUIRING SNAP BENEFIT REPLACEMENT, 0024.06.03.03 - REPLACING SNAP STOLEN/LOST BEFORE RECEIPT, 0024.06.03.15 - REPLACING FOOD DESTROYED IN A DISASTER, 0024.06.03.18 - REPLACING DAMAGED SNAP CASH-OUT WARRANTS, 0024.09.01 - PROTECTIVE AND VENDOR PAYMENTS-SNAP/MSA/GA/GRH, 0024.09.09 - DISCONTINUING PROTECTIVE AND VENDOR PAYMENTS, 0024.09.12 - PAYMENTS AFTER CHEMICAL USE ASSESSMENT, 0024.12 - ISSUING AND REPLACING IDENTIFICATION CARDS, 0025.03 - DETERMINING INCORRECT PAYMENT AMOUNTS, 0025.06 - MAINTAINING RECORDS OF INCORRECT PAYMENTS, 0025.09.03 - WHERE TO SEND CORRECTIVE PAYMENTS, 0025.12.03 - OVERPAYMENTS EXEMPT FROM RECOVERY, 0025.12.03.03 - SUSPENDING OR TERMINATING RECOVERY, 0025.12.03.09 - CLAIM COMPROMISE & TERMINATION, 0025.12.06 - REPAYING OVERPAYMENTS - PARTICIPANTS, 0025.12.09 - REPAYING OVERPAYMENTS - NON-PARTICIPANTS, 0025.12.12 - ACTION ON OVERPAYMENTS - TIME LIMITS, 0025.15 - ORDER OF RECOVERY - PARTICIPANTS, 0025.18 - ORDER OF RECOVERY - NON-PARTICIPANTS, 0025.21.03 - OVERPAYMENT REPAYMENT AGREEMENT, 0025.24 - FRAUDULENTLY OBTAINING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE, 0025.24.03 - RECOVERING FRAUDULENTLY OBTAINED ASSISTANCE, 0025.24.06.03 - ADMINISTRATIVE DISQUALIFICATION HEARING, 0025.24.07 - DISQUALIFICATION FOR ILLEGAL USE OF SNAP, 0025.24.08 - SNAP ELECTRONIC DISQUALIFIED RECIPIENT SYSTEM, 0025.30 - FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, PEOPLE NOT IN HOME, 0025.30.03 - CONTRIBUTIONS FROM PARENTS NOT IN HOME. Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) - RCA is a monthly cash payment for certain non-citizens who are considered refugees, and who have been in the United States eight months or less. About Us. The Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) program helps eligible refugees and other humanitarian immigrants by providing cash assistance for up to eight months from their arrival date in the United States (or from the date of their immigration status for asylees or victims of trafficking). Phone: 651-633-4882 or 866-577-9007 Counties Served: Anoka, Carlton, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacks, Pine, Ramsey, Scott, St. Louis, Washington . To qualify for Refugee Cash and Medical Assistance, individuals must provide proof, in the form of documentation issued by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, of one of the following kinds of immigration status: 1. The Minnesota Department of Human Services provides Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) to persons with eligible status who are ineligible for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or MFIP for up to 8 months after arrival in the United States. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) granted eligible status, whichever is later, as month 1 of the 8-month eligibility time limit. Contact Us. Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) - RCA is a monthly cash payment for certain non-citizens who are considered refugees, ... Anoka, MN 55303. RCA recipients may continue to receive social services after RCA eligibility ends. Provide the name of their local resettlement agency and give eligibility workers consent to contact the local resettlement agency. Cuban and Haitian entrants, in accordance with requirements in 45 CFR part 401.2. Austin, MN 55912. Housing support (group residential housing), Minnesota family investment program (MFIP), Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center (MAARC), Admitted as refugees under Section 207, or, Paroled as refugee or asylee under Section 212(d)(5), or, Admitted as Amerasian under Amerasian Homecoming Act, or, Victims of trafficking certified by the Office of Refugee Resettlement, Pregnant women and their spouses, until they meet eligibility requirements for the Minnesota Family Investment Program, or, Adults who are disabled or older than 65, until they are eligible for Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Directions. As a condition for the receipt of RCA, a participant who is not exempt must: Accept at any time, from any source, an offer of suitable employment. Persons with refugee status and Amerasians receive resettlement case management services from a local resettlement agency. Quick Links. Refugee Medical Assistance (RMA) provides health care coverage for the first eight months for certain newly arrived refugees who are not otherwise eligible for MA. If you complete the combined application form you will need to submit it to one of our locations or email it to, All MNPrairie Offices Accepting Appointments Only. Refugee Cash Assistance Title IV-E Foster Care Tribal General Assistance . Refugee Assistance. It is available for immigrants' first eight months in the United States. Trafficking victims who have been certified by the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR). Physical Address 1201 NE 89th Ave. … The Refugee Medical Assistance (RMA) program provides short-term medical assistance to newly-arriving refugees and other populations who are eligible for ORR benefits. If you reside in Ramsey County, Washington County or Dakota County, contact Refugee Cash Assistance staff at International Institute of Minnesota, 1694 Como Ave., St. Paul, MN 55108. Phone: 320-983-8208. 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