International Rescue Committee (IRC)

IRC Programs in Phoenix


Meeting the basic needs for food, shelter and legal rights in the early, critical stages of resettlement.

Direct Services: The IRC in Phoenix employs a Client Centered Service Model (CCSM) to deliver comprehensive services that provide necessary resources and ensure that clients acheive self-reliance quickly. Learn More




Economic Empowerment

Protecting, supporting and improving household livelihoods and financial security.

New Roots: New Roots helps refugee farmers to rebuild their lives and reconnect with the land. Learn More 




Economic Development: The IRC's economic development program provides newly resettled refugees with access to low interest loans as well as the technical assistance needed establish and sustain an small business. Learn More




Community Integration and Development

Strengthening communities and preparing individuals to participate fully in American society.

Get Involved: Looking for a way to impact your community? The IRC in Phoenix can provide you with many engaging opportunities. Learn More




Do-It-Yourself Fundraising Events: You can help us on our mission by hosting fun, resourceful fundraising events. Learn More




Immigration Services: The IRC in Phoenix provides immigration and citizenship classes for individuals taking the steps towards naturalization. Learn More




Interpreter Services: The IRC works with over 100 contract interpreters to provide translation services in over 45 languages. Learn More





Health and Wellness

Promoting wellness and ensuring access to healthcare services that address physical and psychological needs.

Health and Wellness Services: The IRC provides comprehensive health services including culturally and linguistically appropriate counseling services and referrals to local health care facilities. Learn More





Promoting durable solutions and ensuring life-saving protection of vulnerable populations.

Arizona League to End Regional Trafficking (ALERT): The IRC's anti-trafficking programs serve victims and survivors of human trafficking by providing access to protection, empowerment, stability, and self-sufficiency through comprehensive case management, advocacy, education, collaboration, and capacity building. Learn More