What We Do

HIAS works around the world to protect refugees who have been forced to flee their homelands because of who they are, including ethnic, religious, and sexual minorities. For more than 130 years, HIAS has been helping refugees rebuild their lives in safety and dignity.
Refugee Protection

Protecting Refugees

Ensuring the safety of refugees and helping them thrive.


Resettling Refugees

Helping refugees rebuild their lives in the U.S.



Advocating for U.S. and international policies that protect all refugees.