Immigration Legal Assistance

Immigration Legal Assistance 
Population to be Served:

– Undocumented Immigrants of Hispanic/Latino origins

– Youth eligible for and/or recipients of DACA

– Domestic Violence Victims / Victims of Crimes

– Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender

– Permanent Residents seeking citizenship

Areas of Legal Assistance

– Adjustment of Status Screening

– Family Based Petitions

– Naturalization and Citizenship

– Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

– Asylum Petitions

– U-Visas and Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions

– Limited deportation assistance

Type of Legal Services

– Adjustment status consultation and screening

– Assistance with completing forms

– Filing with USCIS

– Representation before Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)

– Representation before immigration courts

– Legal assistance with removal hearings (limited)

– Power of Attorney

Type of Non-Legal Services

– Community Education Forums (i.e. Know Your Rights Forums)

– Faith ID Drives

– Citizenship / Civic Classes

– English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes

– Interpretation and Translation

– Advocacy and community mobilization