Social Work Services

ASAP’s social work program is tasked with ensuring client safety and wellbeing. Staff work with clients to create individualized service plans that address a range of needs relating to physical survival, community functioning, and emotional support. Our social service program assists clients with a wide range of services including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Mental health referrals

  • Prescription medication assistance

  • Emergency housing referrals

  • Faith-based introductions

  • Educational & training opportunities

  • Financial subsidies for immigration legal fees (At this time, D.C. residents only)

  • Emotional support

  • Psychoeducation

  • Cultural navigation

  • Material assistance

  • Healthcare referrals

  • Dental referrals

When I came to ASAP, I felt helpless, hopeless, and depressed. Today, my life is totally different. ASAP helped me get my smile back.
— Ms. F., Hospitality professional and Ethiopian asylum seeker