My relative was resettled to the United States. How can I join them?
The International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) provides free legal help to some refugees and displaced people.
IRAP decides to help people based on their need and eligibility for immigration status. IRAP does not decide to help people based on any other social or political or religious criteria.
This website provides general information about legal processes available to some refugees. It is not meant as legal advice for individual applications.
This information was revised in November 2020. Requirements may change. Always check for current requirements from the government or agency deciding your request.
If you are a refugee in an emergency, we recommend that you contact the UNHCR office in the country where you live.
Asking for help
You or your relative may want to ask an immigration attorney for help with this process. Here are a few resources: