Recommended Resources

Freedom for Immigrants

asylum seekers
asylum seekers

Offers a good history of detention in the US, an analysis of the problem and an Immigration Detention Syllabus

Episcopal Migration Ministries

Asylum Seekers

Welcoming Services page gives a good overview of the types of services and aid needed from the beginning, and they provide an  asylum toolkit

The UN Refugee Agency

(UNHCR – United Nations High Commission for Refugees)

Asylum Seekers

Flow Chart of Asylum Process and Help for Asylum Seekers

Witnesses and Volunteers at the US-Mexico Border

Border Stories Panel Discussion

Donate to NEKASAN to help meet the basic needs of asylum seekers within a supportive community in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont

Text NEKASAN to 44321 for Mobile Giving


NEKASAN, along with 5 organizations also supporting asylum seekers in the state of Vermont, is gearing up for GivingTuesday2020!  Please consider offering your financial support to this collaborative, state-wide effort, on December 1st