Public Benefits for Immigrants

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  • Living in the United States: A Guide for Immigrant Youth

    Do you know your immigration status? Do you know how to get a green card? Do you know how to get an I.D. or driver's license? Do you know how to get public benefits? Read this booklet for answers to these questions and much more. Also in Spanish/EspaƱol Read More

    By:
    Immigrant Legal Resource Center
  • Public Charge: When Is It Safe to Use Public Benefits?

    What is public charge? Can I use health benefits like Medicaid or children's insurance? Can I use food stamps (SNAP)? Can I use supplemental security income (SSI), temporary assistance for needy families (TANF) or general assistance? Read this document for answers and much more information. Also in Spanish/EspaƱol Read More

    By:
    National Immigration Law Center