The South Asian community has been identified as one of the fastest growing ethnic groups in the country. With the community’s growth, SAHARA’s services have expanded to meet evolving needs. As a reputable and trusted community resource center, SAHARA offers individualized support and referrals to address the concerns of each participant seeking assistance.
SAHARA is a Certified Enrollment Entity with expertise in enrolling and navigating the Covered California exchange, as well as screening individuals for eligibility for other health and public benefit programs. This multilingual assistance promotes better understanding of and access to the health care system and higher insured rates.
Citizenship opens the door to new opportunities, including increased access to employment, education, and greater financial stability. SAHARA provides citizenship information, application assistance, and guidance about fee waivers for individuals who cannot afford the filing fee. Immigration assistance and citizenship interview study materials are available in multiple South Asian languages to help prepare individuals who are strengthening their English language skills.