Church World Service - Immigration and Refugee Program (Durham Office)
Church World Service (CWS) welcomes refugees and immigrants to the Triangle. We provide employment, case management, and other social services to newly-arrived refugees. We also have a BIA recognized immigration legal services program that assists refugees, asylees, and a limited number of other low-income immigrants on a case-by-case basis.
||Durham, Orange, Wake
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Adjustment of Status, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship
|Types of immigration legal services provided:
||Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
||Citizenship / Civics classes, Employment services, ESL, Office Of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)-funded services for trafficking victims, Referrals to other services, Social services
||Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
||English, French, Spanish
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?
||Interpreters are available for refugee social service programs; however, immigration legal services are only provided in English, Spanish, and French. Clients speaking other languages must bring their own interpreters.