North Carolina African Services Coalition - Immigration Legal Services & Refugee Program
North Carolina African Services Coalition is a nonprofit refugee resettlement organization that provides services to refugees, asylees, parolees, and human trafficking victims. Immigration legal services are provided to qualified applicants at a nominal charge. This office currently runs a full Resettlement and Placement Program along with an Employment Service Program, Micro-Enterprise Program, Public Education and Advocacy Program, and Immigration Legal Services Program. It equips newly-arrived refugees (and other eligible populations) with the tools they need to become independent through economic progress, development, and the proper navigation for overall well-being.
||Alamance, Davidson, Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph, Rockingham
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, 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 before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
||Employment services, ESL, Health services, Housing referrals, Language services, Referrals to other services, Social services
||Human Trafficking Survivors
||Amharic, Arabic, English, French, Kirundi, Oromo, Spanish, Swahili, Yoruba
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?
||Staff are also fluent in several African and Asian dialects.