Organizations Offering Immigration Services

citizenship resources


We have made our best effort to ensure that the following information is accurate. However, organizations often change the services they provide, the languages they offer, and their fees due to factors such as funding. Please contact each organization for the latest information.
Note: Unless a restriction is noted, all services are open to all.


Adjustment of Status "Green Card" >>

Bronx


Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice, Inc.

www.ympj.org
(718) 328-5622
1384 Stratford Avenue
Bronx, NY 10472

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • No fee

Legal Services NYC

www.legalservicesnyc.org
(718) 928-3700
579 Courtland Avenue
Bronx, NY 10451

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications
  • No fee

Emerald Isle Immigration Center

www.eiic.org
(718) 324-3039
4275 Katonah Avenue
Bronx, NY 10470

  • Languages: English
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications through family
  • No fee

Brooklyn


Catholic Migration Services- Brooklyn

www.catholicmigration.org
(718) 236-3000
1258 65th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11219
* Must be a resident of Brooklyn or Queens to be eligible for services

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole
  • Assists with: Citizenship, DACA, I-130 Petitions, 245(I), Adjustment of Status, TPS, and other family-based filings; removal defense; asylum.
  • $50 consultation fee. Other fees may apply.

CAMBA

www.camba.org
(718) 940-6311
2211 Church Avenue, Room 301
Brooklyn, NY 11226

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Naturalization, Asylum, VAWA, Adjustment, deportation defense
  • No fee

Caribbean Women’s Health Association, Inc.

www.cwha.org
(718) 826-2942
21 Snyder Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, French
  • Assists with: All immigration matters except Green Card applications through a job or cases involving deportation/removal proceedings.
  • No fee

Comité Nuestra Señora de Loreto Sobre Asuntos de Inmigración

(718) 783-4500
41 Adelphi Street
Brooklyn, NY 11205

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • May charge a nominal fee

Queens


Catholic Migration Office

www.catholicmigration.org
(347) 472-3500
47-01 Queens Boulevard, Suite 201
Woodside, NY 11104
* Must be a resident of Brooklyn or Queens to be eligible for services

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole
  • Assists with: Citizenship, DACA, I-130 Petitions, 245(I), Adjustment of Status, TPS, and other family-based filings; removal defense; asylum.
  • $50 consultation fee. Other fees may apply.

Queens Legal Services

www.legalservicesnyc.org
Jamaica Office: (347) 592-2180
89-00 Sutphin Boulevard, Suite 206
Jamaica, NY 11435

Long Island City Office: (347) 592-2200
42-15 Crescent Street,
Long Island City, NY 11101

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum
  • No fee

Emerald Isle Immigration Center

www.eiic.org
(718) 478-5502
59-26 Woodside Avenue
Queens, NY 11377

  • Languages: English
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications through family
  • No fee

Manhattan


Gay Men’s Health Crisis

www.gmhc.org
(212) 367-1040
119 West 24th Street
New York, NY 10011

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum, and work authorizations
  • No fee
  • Limited to: Individuals with HIV

Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society – HIAS

www.hias.org
(212) 967-4100 / (212) HIAS-714 (hotline)
333 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001

  • Languages: English, Hebrew
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum
  • No fee

Catholic Charities Community Services

www.catholiccharitiesny.org
(212) 371-1000 / (212) 419-3737 (Hotline)
1011 First Avenue
New York, NY 10022

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Romanian, Albanian, Japanese, Urdu, Hindi, French, Macedonian, Haitian Creole, Russian, Arabic, Turkish, Korean
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, cases involving domestic violence, and cases in immigration court
  • May charge a nominal fee

Northern Manhattan Coalition for Immigrant Rights

www.nmcir.org
(212) 781-0355, ext. 300
665 West 182nd Street, First Floor
New York, NY 10033

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, adjustment of status, travel permits, deportation
  • No fee for citizenship applications. There is a charge for other services.

The New York Legal Assistance Group

www.nylag.org
(212) 613-5000
450 West 33rd Street, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10001

  • Languages: English, Spanish, French,Mandarin
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, disability waivers, adjustment of status, VAWA cases
  • No fee

STATEN ISLAND

Staten Island Legal Services

www.legalservicesnyc.org
36 Richmond Terrace, Suite 205
Staten Island, NY 10301
(718) 233-6480

  • Languages: All languages
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum
  • No fee for low income people from Staten Island

Asylum >>

Bronx


Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice, Inc.

www.ympj.org
(718) 328-5622
1384 Stratford Avenue
Bronx, NY 10472

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • No fee

Brooklyn


Catholic Migration Services- Brooklyn

www.catholicmigration.org
(718) 236-3000
1258 65th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11219
* Must be a resident of Brooklyn or Queens to be eligible for services

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole
  • Assists with: Citizenship, DACA, I-130 Petitions, 245(I), Adjustment of Status, TPS, and other family-based filings; removal defense; asylum.
  • $50 consultation fee. Other fees may apply.

Central American Legal Assistance

www.centralamericanlegal.info
(718) 486-6800
240 Hooper Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Asylum, deportation, federal court litigation
  • No fee

CAMBA

www.camba.org
(718) 940-6311
2211 Church Avenue, Room 301
Brooklyn, NY 11226

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Naturalization, Asylum, VAWA, Adjustment, deportation defense
  • No fee

Caribbean Women’s Health Association, Inc.

www.cwha.org
(718) 826-2942
21 Snyder Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, French
  • Assists with: All immigration matters except Green Card applications through a job or cases involving deportation/removal proceedings.
  • No fee

Comité Nuestra Señora de Loreto Sobre Asuntos de Inmigración

(718) 783-4500
41 Adelphi Street
Brooklyn, NY 11205

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • May charge a nominal fee

Queens


Queens Legal Services

www.legalservicesnyc.org
Jamaica Office: (347) 592-2180
89-00 Sutphin Boulevard, Suite 206
Jamaica, NY 11435

Long Island City Office: (347) 592-2200
42-15 Crescent Street,
Long Island City, NY 11101

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum
  • No fee

Catholic Migration Office

www.catholicmigration.org
(347) 472-3500
47-01 Queens Boulevard, Suite 201
Woodside, NY 11104
* Must be a resident of Brooklyn or Queens to be eligible for services

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship, DACA, I-130 Petitions, 245(I), Adjustment of Status, TPS, and other family-based filings.
  • $50 consultation fee. Other fees may apply.

Manhattan


Gay Men’s Health Crisis

www.gmhc.org
(212) 367-1040
119 West 24th Street
New York, NY 10011

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum, and work authorizations
  • No fee
  • Limited to: Individuals with HIV

Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society – HIAS

www.hias.org
(212) 967-4100 / (212) HIAS-714 (hotline)
333 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001

  • Languages: English, Hebrew
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum
  • No fee

Sanctuary for Families

www.sanctuaryforfamilies.org
Manhattan Office: (212) 349-6009
67 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005-3198

Brooklyn Office: (212) 349-6009 ext. 293
350 Jay Street, 15th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 1120

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole
  • Assists with: Cases involving domestic violence, asylum, and detention
  • No fee

The Door

www.door.org
(212) 941-9090 ext. 3280
121 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10013

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Mandarin, French
  • Assists with: U-visas, T-visas, asylum
  • No fee
  • Limited to: Youth 12 to 21 years old

STATEN ISLAND

Staten Island Legal Services

www.legalservicesnyc.org
36 Richmond Terrace, Suite 205
Staten Island, NY 10301
(718) 233-6480

  • Languages: All languages
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum
  • No fee for low income people from Staten Island

Citizenship >>

Bronx

Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice, Inc.

www.ympj.org
(718) 328-5622
1384 Stratford Avenue
Bronx, NY 10472

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • No fee

Legal Services NYC

www.legalservicesnyc.org
(718) 928-3700
579 Courtland Avenue
Bronx, NY 10451

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications
  • No fee

Emerald Isle Immigration Center

www.eiic.org
(718) 324-3039
4275 Katonah Avenue
Bronx, NY 10470

  • Languages: English
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications through family
  • No fee

Brooklyn

Catholic Migration Services- Brooklyn

www.catholicmigration.org
(718) 236-3000
1258 65th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11219
* Must be a resident of Brooklyn or Queens to be eligible for services

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole
  • Assists with: Citizenship, DACA, I-130 Petitions, 245(I), Adjustment of Status, TPS, and other family-based filings; removal defense; asylum.
  • $50 consultation fee. Other fees may apply.

CAMBA

www.camba.org
(718) 940-6311
2211 Church Avenue, Room 301
Brooklyn, NY 11226

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Naturalization, Asylum, VAWA, Adjustment, deportation defense
  • No fee

Caribbean Women’s Health Association, Inc.

www.cwha.org
(718) 826-2942
21 Snyder Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, French
  • Assists with: All immigration matters except Green Card applications through a job or cases involving deportation/removal proceedings.
  • No fee

Comité Nuestra Señora de Loreto Sobre Asuntos de Inmigración

(718) 783-4500
41 Adelphi Street
Brooklyn, NY 11205

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • May charge a nominal fee

Queens


Queens Legal Services

www.legalservicesnyc.org
Jamaica Office: (347) 592-2180
89-00 Sutphin Boulevard, Suite 206
Jamaica, NY 11435

Long Island City Office: (347) 592-2200
42-15 Crescent Street,
Long Island City, NY 11101

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum
  • No fee

Catholic Migration Office

www.catholicmigration.org
(347) 472-3500
47-01 Queens Boulevard, Suite 201
Woodside, NY 11104
* Must be a resident of Brooklyn or Queens to be eligible for services

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship, DACA, I-130 Petitions, 245(I), Adjustment of Status, TPS, and other family-based filings.
  • $50 consultation fee. Other fees may apply.

Emerald Isle Immigration Center

www.eiic.org
(718) 478-5502
59-26 Woodside Avenue
Queens, NY 11377

  • Languages: English
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications through family
  • No fee

Manhattan

Gay Men’s Health Crisis

www.gmhc.org
(212) 367-1040
119 West 24th Street
New York, NY 10011

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum, and work authorizations
  • No fee
  • Limited to: Individuals with HIV

Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society – HIAS

www.hias.org
(212) 967-4100 / (212) HIAS-714 (hotline)
333 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001

  • Languages: English, Hebrew
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum
  • No fee

Catholic Charities Community Services

www.catholiccharitiesny.org
(212) 371-1000 / (212) 419-3737 (Hotline)
1011 First Avenue
New York, NY 10022

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Romanian, Albanian, Japanese, Urdu, Hindi, French, Macedonian, Haitian Creole, Russian, Arabic, Turkish, Korean
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, cases involving domestic violence, and cases in immigration court
  • May charge a nominal fee

Northern Manhattan Coalition for Immigrant Rights

www.nmcir.org
(212) 781-0355, ext. 300
665 West 182nd Street, First Floor
New York, NY 10033

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, adjustment of status, travel permits, deportation
  • No fee for citizenship applications. There is a charge for other services.

The New York Legal Assistance Group

www.nylag.org
(212) 613-5000
450 West 33rd Street, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10001

  • Languages: English, Spanish, French,Mandarin
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, disability waivers, adjustment of status, VAWA cases
  • No fee

STATEN ISLAND

Staten Island Legal Services

www.legalservicesnyc.org
36 Richmond Terrace, Suite 205
Staten Island, NY 10301
(718) 233-6480

  • Languages: All languages
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, asylum
  • No fee for low income people from Staten Island

Consular Processing "Immigrant Visa" >>

Bronx


Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice, Inc.

www.ympj.org
(718) 328-5622
1384 Stratford Avenue
Bronx, NY 10472

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • No fee

Brooklyn


Catholic Migration Services- Brooklyn

www.catholicmigration.org
(718) 236-3000
1258 65th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11219
* Must be a resident of Brooklyn or Queens to be eligible for services

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole
  • Assists with: Citizenship, DACA, I-130 Petitions, 245(I), Adjustment of Status, TPS, and other family-based filings; removal defense; asylum.
  • $50 consultation fee. Other fees may apply.

Caribbean Women’s Health Association, Inc.

www.cwha.org
(718) 826-2942
21 Snyder Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, French
  • Assists with: All immigration matters except Green Card applications through a job or cases involving deportation/removal proceedings.
  • No fee

Comité Nuestra Señora de Loreto Sobre Asuntos de Inmigración

(718) 783-4500
41 Adelphi Street
Brooklyn, NY 11205

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • May charge a nominal fee

Queens


Catholic Migration Office

www.catholicmigration.org
(347) 472-3500
47-01 Queens Boulevard, Suite 201
Woodside, NY 11104
* Must be a resident of Brooklyn or Queens to be eligible for services

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship, DACA, I-130 Petitions, 245(I), Adjustment of Status, TPS, and other family-based filings.
  • $50 consultation fee. Other fees may apply.

Manhattan

The Door

www.door.org
(212) 941-9090 ext. 3280
121 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10013

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Mandarin, French
  • Assists with: U-visas, T-visas, asylum
  • No fee
  • Limited to: Youth 12 to 21 years old

Criminal Convictions, Deportation and Detention >>

Bronx

Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice, Inc.

www.ympj.org
(718) 328-5622
1384 Stratford Avenue
Bronx, NY 10472

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • No fee

Brooklyn

Brooklyn Defender Services  

www.bds.org
(718) 254-0700
177 Livingston St., 5th Flr.
Brooklyn, NY 11201

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Cases involving immigration consequences of criminal convictions
  • No fee

Catholic Migration Services- Brooklyn

www.catholicmigration.org
(718) 236-3000
1258 65th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11219
* Must be a resident of Brooklyn or Queens to be eligible for services

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole
  • Assists with: Citizenship, DACA, I-130 Petitions, 245(I), Adjustment of Status, TPS, and other family-based filings; removal defense; asylum.
  • $50 consultation fee. Other fees may apply.

Central American Legal Assistance

www.centralamericanlegal.info
(718) 486-6800
240 Hooper Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Asylum, deportation, federal court litigation
  • No fee

CAMBA

www.camba.org
(718) 940-6311
2211 Church Avenue, Room 301
Brooklyn, NY 11226

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Naturalization, Asylum, VAWA, Adjustment, deportation defense
  • No fee

Comité Nuestra Señora de Loreto Sobre Asuntos de Inmigración

(718) 783-4500
41 Adelphi Street
Brooklyn, NY 11205

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • May charge a nominal fee

Manhattan

Sanctuary for Families

www.sanctuaryforfamilies.org
Manhattan Office: (212) 349-6009
67 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005-3198

Brooklyn Office: (212) 349-6009 ext. 293
350 Jay Street, 15th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 1120

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole
  • Assists with: Cases involving domestic violence, asylum, and detention
  • No fee

The Legal Aid Society

www.legal-aid.org
(212) 577-3974
199 Water Street
New York, NY 10038

  • Languages: English, Italian, Spanish, French
  • Assists with: Deportation
  • No fee

Catholic Charities Community Services

www.catholiccharitiesny.org
(212) 371-1000 / (212) 419-3737 (Hotline)
1011 First Avenue
New York, NY 10022

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Romanian, Albanian, Japanese, Urdu, Hindi, French, Macedonian, Haitian Creole, Russian, Arabic, Turkish, Korean
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, cases involving domestic violence, and cases in immigration court
  • May charge a nominal fee

Northern Manhattan Coalition for Immigrant Rights

www.nmcir.org
(212) 781-0355, ext. 300
665 West 182nd Street, First Floor
New York, NY 10033

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, adjustment of status, travel permits, deportation
  • No fee for citizenship applications. There is a charge for other services.

Deferred Action >>

Bronx

Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice, Inc.

www.ympj.org
(718) 328-5622
1384 Stratford Avenue
Bronx, NY 10472

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • No fee

Brooklyn

Catholic Migration Services- Brooklyn

www.catholicmigration.org
(718) 236-3000
1258 65th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11219
* Must be a resident of Brooklyn or Queens to be eligible for services

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole
  • Assists with: Citizenship, DACA, I-130 Petitions, 245(I), Adjustment of Status, TPS, and other family-based filings; removal defense; asylum.
  • $50 consultation fee. Other fees may apply.

Caribbean Women’s Health Association, Inc.

www.cwha.org
(718) 826-2942
21 Snyder Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, French
  • Assists with: All immigration matters except Green Card applications through a job or cases involving deportation/removal proceedings.
  • No fee

Comité Nuestra Señora de Loreto Sobre Asuntos de Inmigración

(718) 783-4500
41 Adelphi Street
Brooklyn, NY 11205

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • May charge a nominal fee

Queens

Catholic Migration Office

www.catholicmigration.org
(347) 472-3500
47-01 Queens Boulevard, Suite 201
Woodside, NY 11104
* Must be a resident of Brooklyn or Queens to be eligible for services

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Citizenship, DACA, I-130 Petitions, 245(I), Adjustment of Status, TPS, and other family-based filings.
  • $50 consultation fee. Other fees may apply.

VAWA >>

Bronx

Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice, Inc.

www.ympj.org
(718) 328-5622
1384 Stratford Avenue
Bronx, NY 10472

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • No fee

Brooklyn

CAMBA

www.camba.org
(718) 940-6311
2211 Church Avenue, Room 301
Brooklyn, NY 11226

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Naturalization, Asylum, VAWA, Adjustment, deportation defense
  • No fee

Caribbean Women’s Health Association, Inc.

www.cwha.org
(718) 826-2942
21 Snyder Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, French
  • Assists with: All immigration matters except Green Card applications through a job or cases involving deportation/removal proceedings.
  • No fee

Comité Nuestra Señora de Loreto Sobre Asuntos de Inmigración

(718) 783-4500
41 Adelphi Street
Brooklyn, NY 11205

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: All immigration matters
  • May charge a nominal fee

Safe Horizon

www.safehorizon.org
(718) 943-8632
50 Court Street, 8th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Assists with: Cases involving domestic violence & similar crimes
  • No fee

Manhattan

Catholic Charities Community Services

www.catholiccharitiesny.org
(212) 371-1000 / (212) 419-3737 (Hotline)
1011 First Avenue
New York, NY 10022

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Romanian, Albanian, Japanese, Urdu, Hindi, French, Macedonian, Haitian Creole, Russian, Arabic, Turkish, Korean
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, cases involving domestic violence, and cases in immigration court
  • May charge a nominal fee

The New York Legal Assistance Group

www.nylag.org
(212) 613-5000
450 West 33rd Street, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10001

  • Languages: English, Spanish, French,Mandarin
  • Assists with: Citizenship and Green Card applications, disability waivers, adjustment of status, VAWA cases
  • No fee

Sanctuary for Families

www.sanctuaryforfamilies.org
Manhattan Office: (212) 349-6009
67 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005-3198

Brooklyn Office: (212) 349-6009 ext. 293
350 Jay Street, 15th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 1120

  • Languages: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole
  • Assists with: Cases involving domestic violence, asylum, and detention
  • No fee

Other >>

Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA)

https://a069-webapps3.nyc.gov/dsial/IMG_listing_search.aspx
The MOIA website contains an enriched directory allowing you to search through its listing of about 250 community-based organizations offering free or low-cost immigration services in New York City.

NYC 311

http://www.nyc.gov/apps/311/about.htm
New York City's 311 web site has important government information for all New Yorkers, in need of  assistance in social services, education, and more.