NewRefugee – Immigration Documents

Provides information on what is needed for Immigration Documents for Refugee Individuals

Eligibility – Citizenship / Alienage Status

Citizenship / Alienage Status & TANF Eligibility

Appendix C-1

Link to Appendix C-1

Eligibility for Aliens and FACS Coding

Learn the different status types of aliens, what each can be eligible for and how they are coded in FACS

Citizenship and Alien Status FAQS

FAQS concerning Citizenship and Alien Status


Refugee – any person who is outside of his or her country of nationality who is unable or unwilling to return to that county because of persecution or a well-founded fear of persecution.  The persecution must be based on the alien’s race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion.  Policy regarding […]

Asylee Seeking Asylum

Asylee seeking asylum – is an alien who is found to be unable or unwilling to return to his or her country of nationality because of persecution or well-founded fear of persecution.  Policy regarding this term is located at: Child Care Subsidy: 340:40-7-5. Resources, residence, and citizenship. SNAP: 340:50-5-67. Citizenship and alien status. SoonerCare (Medicaid)[ABD […]