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Legal Aid of North Carolina - Battered Immigrant Project (Charlotte Office)

  • Location:
    LANC Charlotte Office
    1431 Elizabeth Ave.
    Charlotte, NC 28204
  • Phone:
    (866) 204-7612 Thursdays 9-4
  • Toll-free:
    1-866-204-7612 Thursdays
  • Fax:
    (919) 714-6618
  • Contact methods:
    Phone calls, New clients should contact the toll-free number for intake on Thursdays.
  • Appointments accepted:

Legal Aid of North Carolina's Battered Immigrant Project (BIP) provides immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking with immigration assistance.

State served: North Carolina

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
Other areas of legal assistance: Consumer, Family & Juvenile, Public Benefits
Non-legal services: Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Referrals to other services
Populations served: Detained individuals, Domestic Violence Victims, Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Primary service areas: T visas, U visas, and VAWA petitions for battered immigrants. In-take on Thursdays. Services are subject to LSC funding restrictions.