Special Projects * Repatriation Program


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    Special Projects: Repatriation Program:


    The Repatriation program is intended to provide temporary assistance, care, and treatment for individuals after their return to the United States from travel in a foreign country due to physical or mental illness, destitution, or because of war, the threat of war, or a similar crisis.


    The repatriates eligibility must be:

    • Certified by the Department of State, in the form of a referral to the Department of Health and Human Services
    • Have US citizenship
    • Present in the United States at the time of application
    • Possess no means of income
    • Sign a repayment agreement
    • Medical / psychiatric care


    The repatriate may be provided:

    • Cash
    • Vouchers
    • In-kind assistance
    • Direct payment of certain bills