Care for refugees and humanitarian immigrants
The Newcomers Health Program located at the Family Health Center provides health screenings and support services to newly-arrived refugees.
We serve adults and families of all ages living in San Francisco, San Mateo, and Marin counties with the following humanitarian protection granted by the U.S. government:
- Humanitarian Parolees
- Special Immigrant Visa
- Victim of Trafficking / T- Visa
We help navigate health coverage and provide medical screenings including physical exams, lab tests including tuberculosis (TB) screening, vaccines, treatment, and referrals to specialists.
There are 4 ways you can reach us:
- SUBMIT A REFERRAL FORM HERE and our team will contact you.
- Call 628-206-8608
- Text message 415-806-7599
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Recently granted asylum status?
Find out what benefits and programs are now available to you by joining the monthly New Asylee Orientation.
Asylum Seeker Health Services (ASHS)
Applying for asylum status and need help connecting with health care?
Please submit a referral form or call 628-206-7653.
Newcomers Health Program
About the Program
Special Support Available
Refugees and other humanitarian immigrants are eligible for special health care and other support services to ensure healthy and successful resettlement.
Please contact us to find out more.
By SMS/Text: 415-806-7599
Call us: 628-206-8608
Refugee and Asylee Health Assessment Program
Refugee and Asylee Health Assessment Program provides culturally and linguistically-appropriate comprehensive health assessments to newly arrived refugees, asylees, federally-certified victims of severe forms of trafficking, and other eligible entrants. The program focuses on screening of and prevention of communicable diseases; early identification and diagnosis of chronic diseases and other important conditions; assessment of immunization status for children and adults; mental health screening; and referral to health providers for further medical evaluation, treatment, and follow-up.
Learn more about the California Office of Refugee Health.
A Community Effort
Newcomers Health Program is a program of the San Francisco Department of Public Health implemented in collaboration with ZSFG’s Family Health Center’s Refugee Medical Clinic. Through these and other collaborations, and a range of clinic- and community-based programs and services, we promote the health and well-being of refugees and immigrants in San Francisco.