In response to Ukrainians and others fleeing from the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs launched New York City's Ukrainian Response Initiative. Through this $2 million initiative, the City is partnering with community organizations to help currently residing and newly arrived Ukrainian New Yorkers access immigration legal assistance, translation services, social services, and other resources. Read more on our announcement.
Human Trafficking is the use of force, fraud, or coercion to compel a person into commercial sex acts or labor or services against his or her will. If you believe you or someone you know are a victim of human trafficking, contact the National Human Trafficking Hotline at 888-373-7888. The hotline is staffed 24/7 and is a confidential, multilingual hotline for victims, survivors, and witnesses of human trafficking.
The Biden Administration announced "Uniting for Ukraine", which provides a pathway for Ukrainians to come to the U.S. temporarily. Ukrainians with a U.S. based sponsor may apply for humanitarian parole through this newly announced program. Please visit the USCIS website for more information.
Get the care you need without fear. Many city services are available no matter your immigration status.
If you're feeling anxious, stressed or depressed – help is available. You can talk to an NYC Well counselor who can provide you with confidential support. NYC Well can also connect you to mental health care in your language. Call 888-NYC-WELL, text "WELL" to 65173, or visit nyc.gov/nycwell.
If you have questions about how to access City services, help in your language is available. Call the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA) hotline at 212-788-7654 from Monday to Friday, 9AM to 5PM, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Consulate General of Ukraine in New York 240 E 49th Street New York, NY 10017 Phone: 212-371-6965