Refugee Services (RS) within the Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance is the single state agency responsible for the implementation of services to refugees.
Refugee Services’ programs and services:
- provide assistance to refugees and their families in achieving economic and social self-sufficiency;
- help repatriated citizens arrive safely at home;
- provide assistance to victims of human trafficking; and
- assure proper foster care for unaccompanied refugee and entrant minors.
Contact Refugee Services:
New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance
40 North Pearl Street, 10D
Albany, New York 12243
Phone: (518) 402-3096