Refugee and Immigration Services (Portland)

Catholic Charities Maine

General Information
Description of ServiceAirport reception, assurance of basic needs, case management, life skills education, transportation assistance, cultural adaptation, referral for educational and vocational training, employment development and placement, assistance with family reunification, English as a Second Language tutoring referrals, case management referrals, medical and mental health referrals, elder services, language interpretation, liaison services with other providers, advocacy.
LocationCumberland County
Geographical AreaCumberland County: Portland, South Portland, Westbrook; York County: Biddeford
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details.
Intake ProcedureFederal Government referral of primary refugee cases; self referral whether through office visit or phone contact; client referral by service providers; all clients will meet with a case manager for an initial intake and assessment of their need of service; referral to additional providers may be necessary in some cases; appointments may be available outside of regular hours of operation.
Intake RequirementsI-94 for refugees, granted asylum letters for asylees, for secondary migrant information on their previous resettlement agency and history of residence in the United States, T visa certification for trafficking victims, relevant government issued paperwork for Vietnamese American, Cuban or Haitian entrants.
Client Information
Age GroupAll Ages
Languages SpokenEnglish; interpreters available upon request.
EligibilityIndividuals who are resettled refugees, secondary migrants in the City of Portland must have moved to Maine within their first 30 days in the United States, and aslyum granted individuals.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo Cost
Hours of Operation Mon-Thu 9a-3p; Fri 9a-1p
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 80 Sherman Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Portland, ME 04101
Mailing Address 1 80 Sherman Street
Mailing City, State, Zip Portland, ME 04101
Main Phone 207-871-7437
Fax 207-871-7465
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Catholic Charities Maine
Affiliated Program: Catholic Charities Maine
This Service: Refugee and Immigration Services (Portland)
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Immigrant Resettlement Services (PH-1450.3400)
Refugee Resettlement Services (PH-1450.7000)