Newcomer Health (Refugee) Program

nhpbannerThe mission of the Virginia Newcomer Health Program is to provide an initial health screening to newly arrived refugees and other qualified individuals, address health issues that may impact successful resettlement, and identify and intervene on diseases and conditions of public health concern.


A Burmese Family arriving at the airport in Virginia. Photo courtesy of Lutheran Social Services of the National Capital Area resettlement agency.

Staff Contact Information

Newcomer Health Program Coordinator
Jill Grumbine, BSN,RN
Phone: 804-864-7911
Fax: 804-864-7913

Senior Program Support Technician
Tonisha Haynes, BBA,BBM
Phone: 804-864-7910

Newcomer Health Program Specialist



Please email us with questions: Newcomer Health Program

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