Refugee Services of Texas

http://www.refugeeservicesoftexas.org

History

Founded in 1978, Refugee Services of Texas is a social service agency dedicated to resettling and providing services to refugees and other displaced persons fleeing persecution based on race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group, and/or political opinion. RST has successfully resettled more than 15,000 refugees since its inception. Through the agency’s home office in Dallas, RST provides services to refugees, asylees, and survivors of human trafficking from over thirty different countries of origin with service centers in Fort Worth, Austin, Amarillo, Dallas, and Houston. The majority of RST’s clientele come from Burma, Bhutan, Iraq, Cuba, The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Eritrea, and Somalia.

  • Contact Information:
  • 500 E. St. Johns Ave, Ste 1280
  • Austin, Texas 78752
  • United States
  • Active In: United States
  • Forms of Abolition: 
  • Awareness, Aftercare
  • Forms of Slavery: 
  • Domestic Servitude, Sex Trafficking, Forced Labor, Bonded Labor, Child Labor, Forced Marriage
  • Additional Locations:
    • 9696 Skillman St, Ste 320
    • Dallas, Texas 75243
    • United States
    • 1801 Circle Drive
    • Fort Worth, Texas 76119
    • United States
    • 6065 Hillcroft St., Ste 513
    • Houston, Texas 77081
    • United States