Each year Wisconsin resettles refugees from a wide range of cultural backgrounds. The Wisconsin Refugee Health Program, together with state resettlement agencies and the Department of Children and Families, coordinates activities and supports refugee arrivals as they transition to life in Wisconsin. Select an area of interest below for more information.
General information on refugees and their health priorities.
Resources and information for health care providers and local health departments.
Refugee arrival statistics provided by the Department of Children and Family Services.
Information about Wisconsin's resettlement agencies.
Information about immigrant and refugee Tuberculosis Class B arrivals.
Resources on providing health care and services to Afghan arrivals.
Resources for those providing care to new arrivals through parolee programs (including Ukrainians, Cubans, Haitians, Venezuelans, Nicaraguans, and others).
The U.S. Department of State has launched Welcome Corps, a service opportunity for Americans to sponsor refugees in their local communities.