Research Report Immigrant Access to Health and Human Services: Final Report
Julia Gelatt, Heather Koball
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The Immigrant Access to Health and Human Services project describes the legal and policy contexts that affect immigrant access to health and human services. The study aims to identify and describe federal, state, and local program eligibility provisions related to immigrants, major barriers to immigrants’ access to health and human services for which they are legally eligible, and innovative or promising practices that can help states manage their programs. This final report summarizes findings from the seven research briefs and one report that constitute this project.

Research Areas Health and health care Social safety net Immigrants and immigration
Tags Health insurance Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Welfare and safety net programs State programs, budgets Immigrant access to the safety net Immigrants and the economy Food insecurity and hunger Immigrant children, families, and communities