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Jacksonville Area Legal Aid - Refugee Immigration Project (Downtown Office)

  • Location:
    126 W. Adams St.
    2nd Floor
    Jacksonville, FL 32202
  • Phone:
    (904) 356-8371 ext. 334
  • Fax:
    (904) 354-0766
  • Contact methods:
    Drop-in, Email, Fax, Mail/Letter, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

The Jacksonville Area Legal Aid (JALA) - Refugee Immigration Project provides free immigration legal services to eligible refugees, asylees, Cuban/Haitian entrants, Amerasians, Iraqi/Afghani Special Immigrant Visa holders, and certified victims of human trafficking.

Counties served: Baker, Clay, Duval, Nassau, Saint Johns

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
Non-legal services: Referrals to other services
Populations served: Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English, French, Haitian Creole, Serbo-Croatian, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Project can represent clients at CIS interviews. JALA Baker Defense Project (representing detainees at Baker City facility) is no longer operating and Refugee Project cannot represent this clientele.