Legal Aid of North Carolina - Battered Immigrant Project (Charlotte Office)
Legal Aid of North Carolina's Battered Immigrant Project (BIP) provides immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking with immigration assistance.
|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
||Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Referrals to other services
||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
||English, French, Spanish
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?
||Primary service areas: T visas, U visas, and VAWA petitions for battered immigrants. In-take on Thursdays. Services are subject to LSC funding restrictions.