Refugee and Immigrant Community Services

Refugee & Immigrant Community Services (RICS) partners with refugees, asylees, immigrants and survivors of trafficking to address their needs by connecting them to their new community, providing education and employment services and the help they need to succeed in their new country.

Services Offered
  • Resettlement and Placement
  • Individualized Case Management
  • Medical Case Management
  • English Language Training
  • Hospitality Training
  • Cultural Orientation
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Employment Preparation and Placement
  • Youth Summer Program
  • Youth Afterschool Program
  • Women’s Empowerment Program
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elderly Refugee Services
Eligibility Criteria


Applying for Services

Referral and Intake

Contact Information

To contact us please email or visit us at 4419 N. Ravenswood Avenue


4419 N. Ravenswood Avenue
Chicago, IL 60640




Staff speak the following languages: Acholi, Amharic, Arabic, Dutch, French, German, Japanese, Kirundi, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tigre, Tigrinya, Xhosa, and Portugese.


Walk Ins Accepted

Additional Information