About the URM program

The URM program helps unaccompanied refugee youth with financial support and services to assist in their resettlement and adjustment to their new culture. Refugee youths receive the same welfare benefits and services as other foster children in Massachusetts, including:
  • Indirect financial support for housing, food, clothing and other necessities
  • Educational support
  • Case management services
  • 24-hour emergency on-call support
  • Assistance adjusting immigration status
  • Health, mental health and legal services
  • Cultural and recreational activities
  • Mentoring and life skills training

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11 Shattuck Street, Worcester, MA 01605

About the URM program

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230 Second Ave, Suite 125
Waltham, MA 02451 

11 Shattuck Street
Worcester, MA 01605

Phone: 781.790.8019
Fax: 781.373.9157

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