Last Update Functional Service Area Program Name Program Description Provider" Provider type Funding Source Dates of Operation Locale Legislation/Regulations Target Population Key Accomplishments Forums/Historical Highlights"""""" See narrative
5/4/2003 Administration Office of the State Coordinator Provides overall funding and coordination of" refugee resettlement in Colorado on behalf of the U.S. Office of Refugee Resettlement CRSP government ORR 1979- Statewide" Refugee Act of 1980 and implementing regulations at 45CFR400 Refugees and asylees
5/4/2003 Advocacy
5/4/2003 Cash Assistance Matching Grant Program Provides funds" for housing and other basic needs for new refugee arrivals as an alternative to welfare Lutheran Family Services" private non-profit/faith based ORR via LIRS plus local donation match
5/4/2003 Cash Assistance Matching Grant Program Provides funds" for housing and other basic needs for new refugee arrivals as an alternative to welfare Jewish Family Service/(private non-profit/faith based) private non-profit/faith based ORR via HIAS plus local donation match
5/4/2003 Cash Assistance Matching Grant Program Provides funds" for housing and other basic needs for new refugee arrivals as an alternative to welfare African Community Center private non-profit ORR via ECDC plus local donation match
5/4/2003 Cash Assistance Matching Grant Program Provides funds" for housing and other basic needs for new refugee arrivals as an alternative to welfare Ecumenical Refugee Services private non-profit/faith based ORR via CWS/EMM plus local donation match
5/4/2003 Cash Assistance Wilson/Fish Project Provides direct cash assistance to newly arrived refugees for up to 8 months CRSP via contracts with 4 local Volags government/private ORR 2002- Denver metro and Colo. Spgs Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees in US less than 8 months
5/11/2003 Community Organizing
5/4/2003 Education and Training CRESL Translated Workshops for adult refugees Emily Griffith Opportunity School City govt./Denver Public Schools CRSP 1980- Denver metro Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees in US <5 yrs
5/4/2003 Education and Training Work Styles 1 or 2 week intensive preemployment training [1] Spring Institute for Intercultural Learning" private non-profit CRSP Denver metro Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees in US <5 yrs 100 Workstyle series serving x refugees
5/4/2003 Education and Training Torture Survivor Services Training to build community awareness Rocky Mountain Survivors Center" private non-profit ORR (TVRA) 1999- Denver metro Torture Victims Relief Act (TVRA) Survivors of torture
5/4/2003 Education and Training Mental Health Services for survivors of War Trauma Training of mental health providers to improve mental health treatment of war trauma survivors who are refugees and/or asylees Rocky Mountain Survivors Center" private non-profit ORR Discretionary services Standing Announcement Category 3 services for arriving refugees with special conditions 2000- Denver metro Refugee Act of 1980 refugees and asylees survivors of war trauma
5/4/2003 Education and Training Jewish" Refugee and Immigrant Services Citizenship training for Russian elderly Jewish Family Service private non-profit/faith based
5/4/2003 Employment Refugee Self Sufficiency Services   Colorado Refugee Services Program" state government ORR " "
5/4/2003 ESL CRESL English classes for adult refugees Emily Griffith Opportunity School City govt./Denver Public Schools CRSP 1978-
5/4/2003 ESL Jewish" Refugee and Immigrant Services English classes for elderly Russian refugees and immigrants Jewish Family Service private non-profit/faith based
5/4/2003 ESL Spring Institute for Intercultural Learning" private non-profit
5/4/2003 Health Refugee Health Screening Screening AF Williams Family Medical Center CRSP 1999-2003 Denver Metro Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees in US <90 days
5/4/2003 Health Refugee Health Screening Screening Colo Dept of Health" state government ORR Preventive Health Screening 1980- Denver metro, Colorado Springs, limited statewide Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees in US <90 days
5/4/2003 Health Refugee Health Screening TB Screening Denver Disease Control" city government CRSP 1979-1998 Denver Metro Refugee Act of 1980
5/4/2003 Health Torture Survivor Services Referral and payment survices for torture survivors regardless of immigration status Rocky Mountain Survivors Center private non-profit ORR (TVRA) 1999- Denver metro Torture Victims Relief Act (TVRA) Survivors of torture
5/4/2003 Housing Refugee Housing Technical Assistance Program Provides technical assistance to refugee program service providers in the area of housing Mercy Housing, Inc." private non-profit/faith based ORR 2001-
5/4/2003 Human Rights Center on Rights Development(CORD) advocacy and education seminars, symposia, and films University of Denver Graduate School" of International Studies private/higher education 1988- Denver 6 events held during 2002-03; publication of Human Rights& Human Welfare journal
5/4/2003 Human Rights International Human Rights Advocacy Center research of asylee cases and ongoing seminars and classes University of Denver Graduate School" of International Studies private/higher education 1999- Denver 20 asylee and related cases researched during 02/03
5/4/2003 Interpretation and Translation Interpretors Network of Colorado Interpreter Bank Spring Institute for Intercultural Learning" private non-profit 2002- Denver Metro
5/4/2003 Interpretation and Translation Justice Information Center" private non-profit
5/4/2003 Legal Torture Survivor Services Comprehensive services for survivors of torture regardless of immigration status Rocky Mountain Survivors Center" private non-profit ORR (TVRA) 1999- Denver metro Torture Victims Relief Act (TVRA) Survivors of torture
5/4/2003 Legal Legal Aid and Analysis Carter and Alterman Law Firm private for profit
5/4/2003 Mental Health Refugee Mental Health Access Project Mental Health therapy and improving access to mainstream mental health services Center for Cultural Dynamics" private non-profit CRSP 1994-98 Denver Metro Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees
5/4/2003 Mental Health Torture Survivor Services Comprehensive services for survivors of torture regardless of immigration status Rocky Mountain Survivors Center private non-profit ORR (TVRA) 1999- Denver metro Torture Victims Relief Act (TVRA) Survivors of torture
5/4/2003 Mental Health Mental Health Services for survivors of War Trauma Mental health services for survivors of war trauma who are refugees and asylees Rocky Mountain Survivors Center" private non-profit ORR Discretionary services Standing Announcement Category 3 services for arriving refugees with special conditions 2000- Denver metro Refugee Act of 1980 refugees and asylees survivors of war trauma
5/4/2003 Mental Health Therapy AF Williams Family Medical Center
5/4/2003 Mental Health Services to support the mental health and cultural adjustment" and to enhance interpretation for health" Rocky Mountain Survivors Center" private non-profit Colorado Trust SIRFI 2000- Denver metro
5/4/2003 Mental Health Services to support the mental health and cultural adjustment" and to enhance interpretation for health" AF Williams Family Medical Center Colorado Trust SIRFI 2002- Denver metro
5/4/2003 Mental Health   Services to support the mental health and cultural adjustment" and to enhance interpretation for health" Asian Pacific Development Center private non-profit/specialty mental health center Colorado Trust SIRFI 2000- Denver metro      
5/4/2003 Mental Health Services to support the mental health and cultural adjustment" and to enhance interpretation for health" Hmong American Association" (community based) Colorado Trust SIRFI 2000- Denver metro Hmong
5/4/2003 Mental Health Services to support the mental health and cultural adjustment" and to enhance interpretation for health" Jewish Family Services private non-profit/faith based Colorado Trust SIRFI 2002- Denver metro Russian
5/4/2003 Mental Health Russian Mental Health Services Mental health diagnosis and treatment, individual, couples and family psychotherapy, psychiatric evaluations, medication management, case management and nursing home visits Jewish Family Services private non-profit/faith based Russian refugees and immigrants
5/4/2003 Mental Health Services to support the mental health and cultural adjustment" and to enhance interpretation for health" Vietnamese Elderly Association" (community based private non-profit) Colorado Trust SIRFI 2000- Denver metro Elderly Vietnamese not eligible for refugee funding
5/4/2003 Mental Health Refugee Immigrant School Based Program Individual and group psychotherapy, consultation and psych. Education to meet the mental health needs of refugee and immigrant adolescents in their school environment Jewish Family Services private non-profit/faith based Russian refugees and immigrants
5/4/2003 Mental Health Refugee Assistance Program-Mental Health Mainstream aawareness Colorado Division of Mental Health" State government ORR Mental Health Initiative 1986-89 Colorado Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees
5/4/2003 Networking Colorado Refugee Network Council 1990- Statewide with emphasis on Denver metro
5/4/2003 Other
5/4/2003 Public Information
5/4/2003 Research and Evaluation
5/4/2003 Social Services Refugee Self Sufficiency Services Case Management" Colorado Refugee Services Program" (CDHS/state govt) ORR 2/1/1980- Denver Metro Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees in US <5 yrs
5/4/2003 Social Services Torture Survivor Services Comprehensive services for survivors of torture regardless of immigration status Rocky Mountain Survivors Center private non-profit ORR (TVRA) 1999- Denver metro Torture Victims Relief Act (TVRA) Survivors of torture
5/4/2003 Social Services Lutheran Refugee and Immigrant Services Pre Arrival, Reception and Placement for newly arrived refugees Lutheran Family Services "private non-profit/faith based LIRS/US Dept of State 1975- Denver Metro, Colorado Springs, Ft. Collins Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees in US <30 days
5/4/2003 Social Services Jewish" Refugee and Immigrant Services Pre Arrival, Reception and Placement for newly arrived refugees Jewish Family Service private non-profit/faith based HIAS/U S Dept of State 1975- Denver Metro Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees in US <30 days
5/4/2003 Social Services Pre Arrival, Reception and Placement for newly arrived refugees African Community Center private non-profit ECDC/U S Dept of State 2000- Denver Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees in US <30 days
5/4/2003 Social Services Pre Arrival, Reception and Placement for newly arrived refugees Ecumenical Refugee Services private non-profit/faith based EMM and CWS/U S Dept of State 1975- Denver Metro, Colorado Springs Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees in US <30 days
5/4/2003 Social Services Pre Arrival, Reception and Placement for newly arrived refugees Catholic Immigration Services private non-profit/faith based USCC/U S Dept of State 1975-1997 Denver Metro Refugee Act of 1980 Refugees in US <30 days

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