Temporary Assistance/Case Management Manual

0262.015.00 Refugee Recipients Policy

Temporary Assistance (TA) recipients designated as employment and training ready recipients with refugee status are referred to the Missouri Work Assistance (MWA) program as mandatory participants. The term ‘refugee’ is a legal classification. These individuals are residing in the United States, having traveled here from another country. Information from the Family Support Division (FSD) Income Maintenance Policy Manual regarding who can be classified as a refugee is found at http://dss.mo.gov/fsd/iman/refres/rrtoc.html.