Immigration Institute of the Bay Area (Oakland Office)
The International Institute of the Bay Area, founded in 1918 with offices in 4 counties within the San Francisco Bay Area, helps families that have been separated to reunify through family visa petitions, gain citizenship, and access a variety of other services.
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
|Types of immigration legal services provided:
||Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation before the Immigration Court
||Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Referrals to other services
||Domestic Violence Victims, Farm workers, Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender
||Cantonese Chinese, English, French, German, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
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