The State of Michigan’s goal in creating the Refugee Navigator
program is to support immigrants to eliminate language and cultural barriers and ensure successful transition into Michigan’s workforce.
• Are you looking for employment?
• Do you have barriers to employment?
• Do you have any additional needs?
Referrals to services including:
• Language Acquisition/English as Second Language
• Housing and Food Assistance
• Public assistance
Immigrants, Refugees, and Asylee are
Required documents to establish legal work authorization
• I-94 or I-94 W Form (‘Arrival/Departure Record’ or ‘Nonimmigrant Visa Waiver Arrival/Departure Record’)
• An ‘Employment Authorization Document’
• I-551 (‘Permanent Resident Card’ or ‘Green Card’)
• A valid U.S. Passport
• Foreign passport that contains a temporary I-551 stamp or temporary printed notation on a machine-readable immigrant visa
• Employment Authorization Document that contains a photograph (Form I-766)
• A Social Security Card