DIRECT SERVICES TO
WEST AFRICAN REFUGEES & ASYLEES
AS OF 2016, THIS PROGRAM NO LONGER EXISTS BUT MAWA STAFF ASSIST CLIENTS WITH REFERRALS TO ORGANIZATIONS THAT DO PROVIDE THESE SERVICES.
Do you need assistance with:
- housing applications
- electricity, phone or water shut offs
- MFIP childcare reimbursement (for family providers)
- legal issues such as affidavits to substantiate marriage, birth, death, custody
- juvenile court proceedings
- health care issues
- children in school
- job search
The Minnesota African Women’s Association, MAWA, offers direct services to West African refugees and asylees who have lived in the United States for 5 years and less (arrived after 2000) in the Brooklyn Park, Brooklyn Center and North Minneapolis neighborhoods.
Stop by the location nearest you and see our refugee advocates for assistance.
Park Haven Apartments
6917 76th Ave. No., Brooklyn Park, MN 55428
Hours of Availability:
Tuesday & Thursdays, 9am – 1PM, Wednesday, 12-4PM
Phone: 763- 566-6360, ask for the MAWA refugee advocate