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DC-METRO AREA AND BALTIMORE NON-PROFIT IMMIGRATION SERVICE PROVIDERS [We recommend you call to confirm intake times and consultation fees.] ORGANIZATION Asian Pacific American Legal Resource Center (APALRC)

ADDRESS DC Office: 1012 14th Street, N.W. Suite 450 Washington, DC 20005

PHONE Main DC number: 202-706-7150 Main MD number:

LANGUAGES Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Hindi, Urdu

PROCEDURE Call helpline for assistance

(301) 942- 2223 MD Office: 11141 Georgia Ave, Suite 215, Silver Springs, MD 20209

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) American University – International Human Rights Law Clinic Ayuda

1331 G Street, NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC, 20005 4801 Mass. Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20016 6925 B Willow Street NW Washington, DC 20012

Helpline: (202) 3933572, ex. 22 Chinese: Ext. 18 Hindi/Urdu: Ext. 19 Vietnamese: Ext. 20 Korean: Ext. 21 Lawyer Referral Service: 1-800-9540254 (202) 274-4000 DC: (202) 387-4848 VA: (703) 444-7009

VA Office: 46950 Community Plaza, Suite 213, Sterling, VA 20164

LIMITATIONS No detained or removal cases. Provides assistance for domestic violence cases, worker representation, and multi-lingual legal referral.

Asylum and immigrant residency cases only.

Spanish, French, Polish

Call for appointment.

Asylum cases and international human rights cases only.

DC: Immigration Consultations: Thursdays, 9 am to 11 am;

General immigration services. No detained cases.

$30 consultation fee

Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Trafficking Consultations: Monday - Friday, 9 am to 5 pm Free consultation

Ayuda (continued)

VA: Monthly Consultations on first Wednesday* of every month. Arrive between 9 and 10 am. $30 consultation fee for immigration cases.


*Victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault may call for earlier appointment Walk-in 10am-4pm weekdays

Boat People SOS Service Center (Headquarters) BPSOS

6066 Leesburg Pike, Suite 100, Falls Church, VA 22041

(703) 538-2190

BPSOS – Domestic Violence and Trafficking Program Capital Area Immigrants Rights (CAIR) Coalition

817 Silver Spring Avenue, Suite 110, Silver Spring, MD 20910 1612 K Street, NW, Suite 204, Washington, DC 20006

(301) 439-0505 (202) 331-3320 (main line) Detention Line: 202331-3329 (for detained immigrants)

Spanish with access to translators

Hogar Immigrant Services – Catholic Charities

6201 Leesburg Pike, Suite 307, Falls Church, VA 22044

(703) 534-9805

Spanish, French, Arabic, Somali

Catholic Charities of DC Immigration Legal Services – Downtown DC office Catholic Charities of DC Immigration Legal services– Mt. Pleasant/Columbia

924 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20010

(202) 772-4348

Spanish, Indonesian, French

Friends or relatives of detained immigrants can call main line at 202331-3320; detained immigrants can call detention line at 202-331-3329 Tuesday and Thursday, from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM; $50 fee. Walk-in hours: Tuesdays, 9:3011:30am, $60 fee

Spanish Catholic Center 1618 Monroe Street, NW Washington, DC 20010

(202) 939-2420


Walk-in hours:

Call for appointment

Wednesdays, 9am to 1pm, $60 fee

Legal assistance for victims of domestic violence and human trafficking Legal assistance for victims of domestic violence and human trafficking Legal assistance available for detained immigrants from DC, MD and VA.

No detained cases. No asylum. No employment-based. Offers ESL and citizenship classes. General immigration services. No detained cases. General immigration services. No detained cases. (Also provide employment referrals & jobreadiness at this office on

Heights office

Catholic Charities of DC Immigration Legal services– Silver Spring, MD office

Mondays at 10:30 am and Tuesdays & Thursdays at 1:30 pm) Montgomery Co. Family Center 12247 Georgia Ave. Silver Spring, MD (Glenmont Red Line Metro Stop) Spanish Catholic Center 201 E. Diamond Ave., 3rd Floor, Gaithersburg, MD Esperanza Center 430 S. Broadway, 3rd floor, Baltimore, MD 21231

(301) 942-1790

Catholic Charities Office of Refugee Resettlement – Arlington Catholic Immigration Services

80 North Glebe Road Arlington, VA 22203

(703) 841-3876

Catholic Diocese Of Virginia - Refugee and Immigration Services (3 offices: Richmond, Roanoke, Hampton)

Richmond – 1512 Willow Lawn Dr., Suite A, Richmond, VA 23230 Hampton – 1615 Kecoughtan Road, Hampton, VA 23661 Roanoke –820 Campbell Ave., SW, Roanoke, VA 24016

Richmond: (804) 3554559 Hampton: (757) 2473600 Roanoke: (540) 3427561

Central American Resource Center (CARECEN)

1459 Columbia Road, NW, Washington, DC 20009

(202) 328-9799

George Washington University Immigration Clinic Georgetown Center for Applied Legal Studies

2000 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20052

(202) 994-7463

111 F Street, NW, Suite 332, Washington, DC 20001

(202) 662-9565

Catholic Charities of DC Immigration Legal services– Gaithersburg Catholic Charities Immigration Legal Services – Baltimore

Spanish, French

Walk-in hours:




Spanish, French

Walk-in Hours: Wednesday, Noon to 5pm, $60 fee Wednesdays from 9am to noon and 3 pm to 6pm (call to confirm time and consultation fee)

1720 I Street, NW, Suite 607A, (202) 466-6611 Washington, DC 20006

Thursdays, 911am, $60 fee

General immigration services. MD detained cases on case by case basis.

General immigration services. General immigration services. No detained cases.

Refugee resettlement only.


Call for appointment Call for appointment.

Spanish, French, access to interpreters

No detained cases. No asylum cases. Representation for deportation, removal proceedings, citizenship only. General immigration services. No asylum or detained cases.

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9-11am first 10 people; $50fee (waived for indigent clients) Call for appointment

Legal representation for asylum and citizenship cases. Haitian TPS. No detained cases.

Call for appointment

Legal representation for asylum cases.

Only during school semesters. Only for removal proceedings.

Hispanic Committee of Virginia – Comite Hispano de Virginia

Human Rights First Immigrant and Refugee Appellate Center, LLC (IRAC) Just Neighbors

Justice for Our Neighbors BWC

Lutheran Social Services of the Capital Area MD Vietnamese Mutual Association NVFS - Multicultural Human Services (NVFS)

5827 Columbia Pike, Suite 200 Falls Church, VA 22041

(703) 671-5666


Walk-ins Monday, Tuesday, Friday 8am-4:40pm. $25 consultation fee. Call for appointment No walk-ins. Call for appointment. Call for appointment.

No detained cases. No removal cases.

2049 North 15th Street, Suite 100, Arlington, VA 22201 100 Maryland Ave, NE, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20002 3602 Forest Drive Alexandria, Virginia 22302

(703) 243-3033


(202) 547-5692

Spanish, French

5827 Columbia Pike Suite 320, Falls Church, Virginia 22041

(703) 979-1240

Call for appointment. No walk-ins. Call for appointment.

TPS, employment authorization, residency, VAWA self-petitions. No detained, asylum, removal, consular, or naturalization cases. No employment immigration cases or detained cases.

Emory United Methodist Church 6100 Georgia Ave., NW Washington, DC 20011 First United Methodist Church, 6201 Belcrest Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782

(202) 722-4220

(301) 927-6133, ex.34 (Hyattsville)

Call for appointment

No employment immigration cases or detained cases

Salem United Methodist Church, 3405 Gough Street, Baltimore, MD 21224 7401 Leesburg Pike Falls Church, VA 22043

(433) 800 -6340

Call for appointment

No employment immigration cases or detained cases

8121 Georgia Avenue, Suite 503, Silver Spring, MD 20902

(301) 588-6862


6400 Arlington Blvd. Ste.#110

(703) 533-3302 Intake: x303

Spanish, French, Arabic,

(703) 933-7689

(703) 698-5026

P.O. Box 5, Denton, MD 21629

(410) 479-1149


Call for intake Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

Refugee-Immigrant services, Virginia adoption, and finance only. Family-based and citizenship cases only. For immigration law services must be Fairfax County or qualify for our Program for Survivors of Torture and Severe Trauma (PSTT). No detained or employment based cases. Also provide therapy (not county based) and case management Legal representation and support for victims of domestic violence. VAWA cases only.

8701 Georgia Ave., Suite 600,

(301) 495-3733

Spanish, French,

Call for

Domestic violence (VAWA), crime

Vietnamese, Portugese, Farsi

Falls Church, VA 22042

Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence & PG County Sheriff’s Office VAWA Project Migrant and Refugee


Asylum cases only, including detained MD asylum seekers Appeals within 30 days of denial of case

Call for appointment Call for appointment. $40 consultation fee

Portuguese, Farsi, Swahili, Chinese, Russian, Indian, Pakistani dialects Spanish, Russian, Korean, Chinese, Japanese, French, Vietnamese, Hindi, Urdu

Cultural Support, Inc. (MIRECS)

Silver Spring, MD 20910

Multi-Ethnic Domestic Violence Project

Circuit Court for Baltimore City, Room 100, 111 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21202

(410) 396-3294 (410) 534-8800 – multilingual hotline

Sexual Assault Legal Institution

P.O. Box 8782, Silver Spring, MD 20907

Spanish, French, Greek

Tahirih Justice Center

6402 Arlington Blvd, Suite 300 Falls Church, VA 22042

(301) 565-2277 (877) 496-SALI (toll free) (571) 282-6161

Spanish, French, Farsi

No walk-ins. Call for appointment.

Legal representation for genderbased asylum, domestic violence cases, trafficking cases.

University of Columbia DC David A. Clarke School of Law, Immigration and Human Rights Clinic Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights & Urban Affairs Whitman-Walker Health World Relief Immigration Services

4200 Connecticut Avenue NW, Bldg 39, Washington, DC 20008


English, Spanish

Call for appointment

Will consider representation in detained cases and removal cases with criminal convictions.

11 Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036

(202) 319-1000 (202) 319-1011 Spanish 202-939-7627


Call for appointment. No walk-ins. Call for appointment.

No detained cases. Focus on affirmative asylum, discrimination against newcomers. HIV+, GLBT, and WhitmanWalker Clinic clients only. Representation in general immigration, no employer- based cases. Limited assistance to detainees.

1701 14th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009 7 East Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21202

KIND (Kids in Need of c/o Weil, Gotshal & Manges Defense) 1300 Eye St. NW Washington, DC 20005 Laura Nally, Esq. Pro Bono Coordinator – DC (202) 682-7166


Contact pro bono coordinators on: 202-682-7067 or 202-682-7166

Spanish, French Spanish, French



victim, and trafficking bias cases only.

Leave a message on the hotline; will receive and call back to schedule an appointment.

VAWA cases only.

Legal service for victims of sexual assault.

Consults: 9:30 am ($60) English: Wednesdays Spanish: Tuesdays

Call for appointment Representation only for children under 18 yrs who entered the US without a parent or guardian. To be eligible for services child must live in DC or in one of the following counties: Alexandria (VA), Arlington (VA), Fairfax (VA), Montgomery (MD) or Prince Georges (MD) Representation for children under 18

c/o Miles & Stockbridge PC 10 Light Street Baltimore, MD 21202 Liz Shields, Esq. Pro Bono Coordinator – Baltimore (202) 286-6024

in Baltimore, MD.

No representation is being made as to the quality of services provided. Any changes should be sent to Kathy Doan at CAIR Coalition –

Legal service providers in dc metropolitan area