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El Pueblo

  • Location:
    425 B Division
    Biloxi, MS 39530
  • Phone:
    (228) 436-3986
  • Fax:
    (228) 436-6867
  • Contact methods:
    Drop-in, Email, Mail/Letter, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:
    Yes

El Pueblo extends hospitality to the marginalized and creates a community of empowered individuals through a variety of programs, services, and advocacy.

Counties served: Forrest, George, Hancock, Harrison, Hinds, Jackson, Jones, Lamar, Leake, Madison, Pearl River, Rankin, Scott, Smith, Stone

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, 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, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
Other areas of legal assistance: Family & Juvenile
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Citizenship / Civics classes, Department of Justice (DOJ)/Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)-funded services for trafficking victims, ESL, Housing referrals, Language services, Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Legislative advocacy (state or national), Psychological or psychiatric 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: We only represent people for asylum and removal proceedings who are our client for some other reason, for example, a U-visa applicant who is in proceedings or a SIJS client whose custodial parent has an asylum case.

Volunteering

Volunteer Coordinator
Sandra (Pia) Coburn
2284363986