Enhanced Services for Asylees and Vulnerable Noncitizens (ESAVN) Program
ESAVN Services | ESAVN Program Service Providers | Award Announcement
The ESAVN program provides state level outreach and resettlement case management services for persons who are currently residing in California and are granted asylum by the United States (U.S.) Attorney General or the U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, or who are eligible for assistance and services as members of “vulnerable populations” under the Trafficking and Crime Victim Assistance Program (TCVAP).
- Individuals granted asylum
- Non-citizen survivors of human trafficking, domestic violence, and other serious crimes who are preparing to file or have filed petitions for the T-Visa or have filed petitions for or received the U-Visa non-immigrant status with the appropriate federal agency.
- Provide culturally appropriate and linguistically responsive case management services for
asylees and vulnerable non-citizens for up to 90-days within the first year
following the grant of asylum or after having been deemed vulnerable non-citizens eligible for services
under Welfare and Institutions Code Section 13283.
- Assist in accessing public social benefits
- Provide cultural orientations regarding civic engagement and direct
services including English language classes, pre-employment services, and job
- Assist in navigating social services and health care systems to ensure equitable access to government public benefit assistance.
ESAVN Program Service Providers
ESAVN program serve all regions of California. Find an ESAVN program service provider.
|Northern California Region
||Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Glenn, Humboldt, Kings, Lake, Lassen, Mendocino, Modoc, Napa, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Sonoma, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Yolo, Yuba
|Central Valley Region
||Alpine, Amador, Fresno, Kern, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Mono, Stanislaus, Tulare, Tuolumne
|Bay Area Region
||Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Monterey, San Benito, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz
|Southern California Region
||Imperial, Inyo, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura
The $8 million funding has been awarded by CDSS to qualified nonprofit organizations across four geographic regions for a project period beginning July 1, 2022 ending June 30, 2023.
Questions may be submitted to ESAVN@dss.ca.gov.
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