| Helping low-income immigrants find legal help

Whitman-Walker Health - Legal Services Program

  • Location:
    1701 14th St N.W.
    Washington, DC 20009
  • Phone:
    (202) 939-7627
  • Fax:
    (202) 939-7651
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Fax, Mail/Letter, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

Whitman-Walker Health - Legal Services specializes in legal assistance for people living with HIV/AIDS and LGBT health-related legal issues. We provide counseling, advocacy, and representation for foreign nationals living with HIV/AIDS and LGBT foreign nationals on U.S. immigration laws, and provide assistance applying for immigration relief in the U.S. We counsel and assist non-citizens receiving health care at Whitman-Walker on a wide range of immigration matters.

State served: District of Columbia

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas
Types of immigration legal services provided: Filings with USCIS, Representation at Asylum Interviews (Credible Fear Interviews, Reasonable Fear Interviews), Representation before the Immigration Court
Other areas of legal assistance: Civil Rights, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment, Health, HIV/AIDS, Life Planning, Public Benefits
Non-legal services: Health services, Psychological or psychiatric services, Referrals to other services
Populations served: Domestic Violence Victims, 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, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English, French, Hungarian, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Can serve clients throughout the DC metropolitan area.