| Helping low-income immigrants find legal help

La Union del Pueblo Entero (San Juan Office)

  • Location:
    PO Box 188
    (Corner of Cesar Chavez Road and Business 83)
    San Juan, TX 78589
  • Phone:
    (956) 787-2233
  • Fax:
    (956) 787-8730
  • Contact methods:
    Drop-in, Email, Phone calls, Website
  • Appointments accepted:

La Union del Pueblo Entero (LUPE) provides a wide range of services to the people of the Lower Rio Grande Valley area.. Our three prong strategy helps low-income people overcome the barriers they face in their everyday lives. LUPe responds to social and economic needs, invests in the development of the community, transforms people to become the driving force of social change,  LUPE supports the people of the region as they work to improve their lives and create opportunities for advancement.

Counties served: Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr
Detention Facilities Served: East Hidalgo Detention Center (TX), Port Isabel Service Processing Center (TX), Rio Grande Detention Center (TX)

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Removal hearings
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation before the Immigration Court, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
Other areas of legal assistance: Nonprofit Organizations, Taxes
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Citizenship / Civics classes, ESL, Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Legislative advocacy (state or national), Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Detained individuals, Farm workers, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? Yes
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