Hawaii Immigrant Justice Center at the Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
The Hawaii Immigrant Justice Center at the Legal Aid Society of Hawaii provides legal assistance and representation to immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking in the area. In addition, we offer community outreach programs, such as educational forums or classes to help bridge any gaps that exist between immigrants and the community.
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), T visas, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
|Types of immigration legal services provided:
||Filings with USCIS, Representation at Asylum Interviews (Credible Fear Interviews, Reasonable Fear Interviews), Representation before the Immigration Court, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), Federal court appeals
|Other areas of legal assistance:
||Civil Rights, Employment
||Citizenship / Civics classes, Department of Justice (DOJ)/Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)-funded services for trafficking victims, Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Referrals to other services, Social services
||Domestic Violence Victims, Human Trafficking Survivors, Torture survivors
||English, Spanish, Vietnamese
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?
||Services are subject to LSC funding restrictions. This office can help victims of certain crimes.