American Friends Service Committee - Legal Services Program
American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) is a Quaker organization committed to social justice, peace, and humanitarian service. The Des Moines Office's Immigrant Rights Program educates the community on issues pertaining to immigrants' rights and immigration reform and its Legal Services Program provides direct immigration legal services to more than 300 immigrants and refugees each year.
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
|Types of immigration legal services provided:
||Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
||Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Legislative advocacy (state or national)
||Individuals who are not in legal immigration status
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?
||No one is denied services for inability to pay.