| Helping low-income immigrants find legal help

Justice For Our Neighbors Nebraska

  • Location:
    4223 Center St.
    Omaha, NE 68105
  • Phone:
    (402) 898-1349
  • Toll-free:
    (855) 307-6730
  • Fax:
    (402) 502-4604
  • Contact methods:
    Drop-in, Email, Fax, Mail/Letter, Phone calls, Website, Apply for services through the Nebraska Immigration Legal Assistance Hotline: 1-855-307-6730
  • Appointments accepted:

Justice For Our Neighbors Nebraska (JFON-NE) provides free legal services, education, and advocacy for a variety of immigration issues. Services are provided in Nebraska and Southwest Iowa. Nine attorneys specialize in cases involving domestic abuse, abused and abandoned children, and asylum. To contact the Nebraska Immigration Legal Assistance Hotline, call toll-free 1-(855) 307-6730.

State served: Nebraska
Detention Facilities Served: Dakota County Jail (NE)

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Asylum applications, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant petitions, Family-based petitions, 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), Federal court appeals
Other areas of legal assistance: Employment, Family & Juvenile, Health
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Legislative advocacy (state or national), Office Of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)-funded services for trafficking victims, 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, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Apply for services through the Nebraska Immigration Legal Assistance Hotline (NILAH) @ 1-855-307-6730 Monday & Wednesday 9:00 - 11:00 AM, 12:30 - 3:30 PM; Tuesday & Thursday 9:00 - 12:30 PM, 1:30 -3:30 PM; and Friday 9:00 - 12:00 PM. The NILAH paralegals have the ability to speak to callers in their native languages.