Housing and Community Mobilization

Utah resettles approximately 1,100 refugees annually. We strive to provide these individuals and families with quality, affordable housing in welcoming communities. If you are interested in becoming involved in community planning, affordable housing development, or other large-scale refugee projects, please contact Utah’s Refugee Services Office at refugeeoffice@utah.gov.


International Help

Ninety-six percent of the 20 million refugees in the world will never receive firm resettlement in the U.S. or any other safe country. The vast majority of refugees from Syria, Africa and elsewhere will remain in refugee camps or temporary status in countries of first asylum. These millions of people desperately need help. There are many ways to help refugees internationally. The following organizations can provide you with more information: