This tool is intended to serve two purposes: first, as a set of guidelines for resettlement agencies to use for determining which of their affiliates are best suited to accept LGBTQ+ refugees for placement; and second, as an agency self-assessment to help refugee programs identify strengths and challenges that they may face when resettling LGBTQ+ refugees. Secondary migration is relatively common for LGBT refugees. Selecting an appropriate resettlement site at the start of the process reduces costs and improves outcomes.
Topic(s): Case Management
Population(s): LGBTQI+ Clients
Resource Type: Tool or Template
Date: October 30, 2013
Target Audience(s): Service Provider
Author(s): Heartland Alliance