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Inside the IRC’s work with asylum seekers in the U.S.

Asylum seekers at the United States-Mexico border are fleeing violence and natural disasters. As more families seek refuge in the U.S., the International Rescue Committee and partners are expanding services.

Go inside an IRC welcome center in Arizona, where we provide food, shelter, medical attention, legal orientation, travel assistance and COVID-19 testing for asylum seekers who have recently arrived in the U.S.

Learn more about asylum seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border