| Helping low-income immigrants find legal help

Foreign-Born Information and Referral Network, Inc. (Laurel Office)

  • Location:
    9900 Washington Boulevard
    Suite I
    Laurel, MD 20723
  • Phone:
    (410) 880-5917
  • Fax:
    (301) 490-4547
  • Contact methods:
  • Appointments accepted:

The Foreign-Born Information and Referral Network, Inc. (FIRN) is a nonprofit organization that empowers immigrants, refugees, asylees, and other foreign-born individuals by helping them access community resources and opportunities.

Counties served: Howard

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant petitions, Family-based petitions, Habeas Corpus, NACARA, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation at Asylum Interviews (Credible Fear Interviews, Reasonable Fear Interviews), Representation before the Immigration Court
Other areas of legal assistance: Nonprofit Organizations
Non-legal services: Employment services, Health services, Language services, Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: 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, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? Yes
Other information: Services at this location are provided on Tuesdays only. The Laurel branch is an outreach office that has access to various government and nonprofit agencies. Immigration legal services are provided at our Columbia branch only.