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Wilson-Fish Chart

Published: January 25, 2013
Audience:
Wilson-Fish

Please click on the Wilson-Fish project name for a comprehensive description of each Wilson-Fish project.

Wilson-Fish Projects
project period:
(9/30/10-9/29/14)
Statewide
Program
State Withdrawal
of Program
Administering Agency Coordination of
State-wide
Refugee Program
3/
WF Program
Includes RMA
RCA Payment
(1/2 person)
Rates 4/
ALABAMA Yes Yes Private-Non-Profit/Volag Yes Yes 335/400
USCCB - Catholic Social Services   (total)     Sub to State Medicaid (per ORR Reg)
ALASKA Yes Yes Private-Non-Profit/Volag Yes Yes-private insurance 514/907
USCCB - Catholic Social Services   (total)       (TANF)
COLORADO Yes No State Government Yes No 335/450
Co Dept. of Human Services         State RMA (per ORR Reg)
IDAHO Yes Yes Private-Non-Profit Yes No 382/514
Mountain States Group   (partial)     State RMA (per ORR Reg)
KENTUCKY Yes Yes Private-Non-Profit/Volag Yes Yes-private insurance 300/450
USCCB - Kentucky Office for Refugees   (total)       (per ORR Reg)
LOUISIANA Yes Yes Private-Non-Profit/Volag Yes No 335/450
USCCB - Catholic Charities Diocese of Baton Rouge   (partial)     State RMA (per ORR Reg)
MASSACHUSETTS Yes No State Government Yes No 428/531
MA Office for Refugees and Immigrants         State RMA (TANF)
NEVADA Yes Yes Private-Non-Profit/Volag Yes Yes-private insurance 335/450
USCCB - Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada   (total)       (per ORR Reg)
NORTH DAKOTA Yes Yes Private-Non-Profit/Volag Yes No 335/450
LIRS - Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota   (partial)     State RMA (per ORR Reg)
SAN DIEGO COUNTY No No Private-Non-Profit/Volag No No 345/561
USCCB - Catholic Charities Diocese of San Diego       CA Dept of Social Services State RMA (TANF)
SOUTH DAKOTA Yes Yes Private-Non-Profit/Volag Yes No 383/496
LIRS - Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota   (partial)     State RMA (TANF)
VERMONT Yes No Private-Non-Profit/Volag No No 458/560
USCRI - Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program       VT State Agency for Human Srv. State RMA (TANF)
TENNESSEE Yes Yes Private-Non-Profit/Volag Yes Yes-private insurance 335/450
Catholic Charities of Nashville   (total)       (per ORR Reg)
  12 5 total/4partial 11 private/ 2 States 11 5 WF RMA 5 TANF rates/ 8 per ORR Reg

 

  1. WF projects include funding from 2 sources: TAMS -WF/CMA covers the following costs: Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA), Refugee Medical Assistance (RMA in 5 States) and program administration which includes the overall management and coordination of the State Refugee Program and RCA Case Management. Formula Social Services covers employment services, ESL and other social services listed under 45 CFR 400.154 and 400.155 of the ORR regulations. Allocations are based on the methodology outlined in the Final Refugee Social Services Notice.
     
  2. In Vermont, cash assistance and case management is administered by the Volag while employment and other social services is administered by the State.
     
  3. WF agency includes the State Refugee Coordinator position
     
  4. WF rates are in accordance with 45 CFR 400.60 of the ORR regulations. Maximum ORR rate is 335 per single and $450 per couple. Some States have elected to front load the payment but not exceed the maximum allowed for the 8 month time eligibility period as stipulated under 400.60