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Collaborative Refugee and Rights Information Center (CRRIC)

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Refugee Services

Past Service Providers

AF Williams Family Medical Center

FUNCTIONAL SERVICE AREA

• Health

• Mental Health

 

PROGRAM NAME

• Refugee Health Screening

• Therapy

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

• Health screening

• Services to support the mental health and cultural adjustment and to enhance interpretation for health.

 

PROVIDER TYPE

N/A

 

FUNDING SOURCE

CRSP

 

DATES OF OPERATION

1999 - 2003

 

LOCATION

Denver metro

 

LEGISLATION/REGULATION

Refugee Act of 1980

 

TARGET POPULATION

Refugees in the US less than 90 days

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

N/A

 

Carter and Alterman Law Firm

FUNCTIONAL SERVICE AREA

Legal

 

PROGRAM NAME

Legal aid and analysis.

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Legal aid and analysis.

 

PROVIDER TYPE

• Private

• For-profit

 

FUNDING SOURCE

Service fees

 

DATES OF OPERATION

1985 - 2005

 

LOCATION

Denver

 

LEGISLATION/REGULATION

N/A

 

TARGET POPULATION

N/A

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Phil Alterman| phil.alterman@eahimmigration.com | 303-736-6650

 

Catholic Immigration Services

FUNCTIONAL SERVICE AREA

Social Services

 

PROGRAM NAME

Social Services

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Pre-arrival, reception, and placement for newly arrived refugees.

 

PROVIDER TYPE

• Private

• Nonprofit

• Faith-based

 

FUNDING SOURCE

• USCC

• US Department of State

 

DATES OF OPERATION

1975 - 1997

 

LOCATION

Denver metro

 

LEGISLATION/REGULATION

Refugee Act 1980

 

TARGET POPULATION

Refugees in US less than 30 days

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

N/A | 303-742-4971

 

Center for Cultural Dynamics

FUNCTIONAL SERVICE AREA

Mental Health

 

PROGRAM NAME

Refugee Mental Health Access Project

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Mental health therapy and improving access to mainstream mental health services.

 

PROVIDER TYPE

• Private

• Nonprofit

 

FUNDING SOURCE

CRSP

 

DATES OF OPERATION

1994 - 1998

 

LOCATION

Denver metro

 

LEGISLATION/REGULATION

Refugee Act 1980

 

TARGET POPULATION

Refugees

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

N/A

 

Colorado Division of Mental Health

FUNCTIONAL SERVICE AREA

Mental Health

 

PROGRAM NAME

Refugee Assistance Program - Mental Health

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Mainstream awareness

 

PROVIDER TYPE

State government

 

FUNDING SOURCE

ORR Mental Health Initiative

 

DATES OF OPERATION

1986 - 1989

 

LOCATION

Colorado

 

LEGISLATION/REGULATION

Refugee Act 1980

 

TARGET POPULATION

Refugees

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

N/A

 

Colorado Refugee Network Council

FUNCTIONAL SERVICE AREA

Networking

 

PROGRAM NAME

N/A

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

N/A

 

PROVIDER TYPE

N/A

 

FUNDING SOURCE

N/A

 

DATES OF OPERATION

1990 - notspecified

 

LOCATION

• Denver metro

• statewide

 

LEGISLATION/REGULATION

N/A

 

TARGET POPULATION

N/A

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

N/A

 

Denver Disease Control

FUNCTIONAL SERVICE AREA

Health

 

PROGRAM NAME

Refugee Health Screening

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

TB screening

 

PROVIDER TYPE

City government

 

FUNDING SOURCE

CRSP

 

DATES OF OPERATION

1979 - 1998

 

LOCATION

Denver metro

 

LEGISLATION/REGULATION

N/A

 

TARGET POPULATION

N/A

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Charles Smedly| DCPHP.MailAccount@dhha.org | 303-602-3700

www.www.denverhealth.org/publichealth

 

Justice Information Center

FUNCTIONAL SERVICE AREA

Translation and Interpretation

 

PROGRAM NAME

N/A

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

N/A

 

PROVIDER TYPE

• Private

• Nonprofit

 

FUNDING SOURCE

N/A

 

DATES OF OPERATION

1978 - 2005

 

LOCATION

Colorado

 

LEGISLATION/REGULATION

N/A

 

TARGET POPULATION

N/A

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

N/A

Rocky Mountain Survivors Center

FUNCTIONAL SERVICE AREA

• Education and Training

• Health

• Legal

• Mental Health

• Social Services

 

PROGRAM NAME

• Mental Health Services for Survivors of War Trauma

• Torture Survivor Services

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

• Training of mental health providers to improve mental health treatment of war trauma survivors who are refugees and/or asylees

• Training to build community awareness

• Comprehensive referral and payment services for torture survivors regardless of immigration status

• Mental Health Services for survivors of war trauma who are refugees or asylees

• Services to support the mental health and cultural adjustment and to enhance interpretation for health.

 

PROVIDER TYPE

• Private

• Nonprofit

 

FUNDING SOURCE

• ORR discretionary services

• Standing Announcement Category 3 services for arriving refugees with special conditions

• ORR (TVRA)

• Colorado Trust SIRFI

 

DATES OF OPERATION

1996 - 2006

 

LOCATION

Denver metro

 

LEGISLATION/REGULATION

• Refugee Act of 1980

• Torture Victims Relief Act (TVRA)

 

TARGET POPULATION

• Refugees

• Asylees

• Survivors of War Trauma

• Survivors of Torture

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

N/A

Vietnamese Elderly Association

FUNCTIONAL SERVICE AREA

Mental Health

 

PROGRAM NAME

N/A

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Services to support the mental health and cultural adjustment and to enhance interpretation for health.

 

PROVIDER TYPE

• Community-based

• Private

• Nonprofit

 

FUNDING SOURCE

Colorado Trust SIRFI

 

DATES OF OPERATION

2000 - 2010

 

LOCATION

Denver metro

 

LEGISLATION/REGULATION

N/A

 

TARGET POPULATION

Elderly Vietnamese not eligible for refugee funding

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

N/A