Resources for
Asylum Seekers

The Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project (ASAP) has created and compiled the following resources for individuals seeking asylum in the United States. Our hope is that asylum seekers will use these resources to better understand the process and defend their rights. However, this information is not a substitute for advice from an attorney.

ASAP has compiled resources on how to find legal assistance and social services, including lists of lawyers and nonprofit organizations.

To learn about becoming a ASAP member, click the button below.

ASAP has compiled responses to common questions we have received from individuals seeking asylum in the United States.

Click below to find information about work permits for asylum seekers.

ASAP has created videos for asylum seekers in English and Spanish.

See examples of immigration documents that you may receive from the government, and click on them to learn what they are.

ASAP regularly posts announcements about changes to immigration laws and other important updates.

ASAP has created one-page flyers for asylum seekers on several important topics.