| Helping low-income immigrants find legal help

Human Rights First (Houston Office)

  • Location:
    1303 San Jacinto St.
    9th Floor
    Houston, TX 77002
  • Phone:
    (713) 955-1360
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Mail/Letter, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

Human Rights First helps people living in the greater Houston metropolitan area who do not already have legal representation, cannot afford an attorney, and need help with a claim for asylum or other protection-based form of immigration status. This office can also help people who are seeking asylum from within a nearby immigration detention center.

Counties served: Fort Bend, Harris, Montgomery
Detention Facilities Served: Houston Service Processing Center (TX)

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Asylum applications
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
Non-legal services: Referrals to other services
Populations served: Detained individuals, Domestic Violence Victims, Farm workers, 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