Community Refugee and Immigration Services

  • Location:
    1925 E. Dublin-Granville Rd
    Suite 102
    Columbus, OH 43229
  • Phone:
    (614) 235-5747
  • Fax:
    (614) 235-6127
  • Contact methods:
    Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

Community Refugee and Immigration Services (CRIS) helps refugees and immigrants become self-sufficient and achieve successful integration into the Central Ohio Community.

State served: Ohio

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, 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)
Non-legal services: Employment services, ESL, Legislative advocacy (state or national), Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Domestic Violence Victims, Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: Amharic, Arabic, English, French, Somali, Spanish, Tigrinya
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? Yes