Office Closed | Monday, July 4th
All CWS Durham Offices will be closed for the Monday, July 4th holiday.
| A Welcoming Community
CWS Durham welcomes refugees, immigrants, and asylum-seekers from around the globe into lives of freedom, hope, and opportunity through direct services, advocacy, leadership development, and relationship-building in our community.
Help our new neighbors rebuild their lives.
Refugees welcomed in 2022
Afghans Resettled since Fall 2021
Refugees welcomed since 2009
| Ukrainian Humanitarian Parolees
CWS Durham is a Local Resettlement Agency authorized by the U.S. Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) to accept applications from Ukrainian Humanitarian Parolees for ORR benefits and services.
| Join Us
Refugee and Immigrant Services
We provide an array of social, employment, and legal services to support refugees and immigrants as they rebuild their lives.
Immigration Legal Services
Our immigration team of attorneys and BIA-accredited representatives offer high-quality, licensed legal services at low cost.
For over a decade, we have nurtured transformational relationships between volunteers and refugee neighbors.
Community Organizing and Advocacy
We empower refugees and immigrants to use their voice to shape and influence the attitudes, policies, and practices that impact their daily lives.
Your gift empowers the work of welcoming refugees, immigrants, and asylum-seekers into lives of freedom, hope, and opportunity.
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