Catholic Social Services~Refugee Resettlement
The Refugee Resettlement Program is the branch of Catholic Social Services created to meet the special needs of refugees. The Mobile program is the only refugee resettlement program in
Refugees seek freedom from persecution. Their journey is marked with many losses and pursed with great courage. They have left their home country because of a well-founded fear of persecution based on race, religion, nationality, social group or political opinion. They are legally admitted to the
The program began in the early summer of 1975, with the fall of the South Vietnamese government to communist control. Bishops across the
In recent years, resettlement opportunities have been provided in
There are many opportunities for individuals and groups to “welcome the stranger” ranging from arrival preparation, mentoring or adoption a family to transportation and after school tutoring. Contact our office to learn more about how you can become a part of this exciting ministry.
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