National Immigration Legal Services Directory

United African Organization

  • Location:
    4910 S King Drive
    1st Floor
    Chicago, IL 60615
  • Phone:
    (312) 949-9980
  • Toll-free:
    (312) 949-9980
  • TTY:
    (312) 949-9980
  • Fax:
    (773) 675-5392
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Phone calls, Website, Phone and online intake / services available, WhatsApp (773) 420-8976
  • Appointments accepted:

United African Organization is a dynamic coalition of African community-based organizations that promotes social and economic justice, civic participation, and empowerment of African immigrants and refugees in Illinois.

State served: Illinois

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
Other areas of legal assistance: Health, Public Benefits
Non-legal services: ESL, Health services, Language services, Legislative advocacy (state or national), Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Individuals who are not in legal immigration status
Languages spoken: Akan-Twi, Amharic, English, French, Hausa, Igbo, Sudanese, Swahili, Wolof, Yoruba, Mandingo, Moore
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? Yes
Other information: Citizenship/Civics classes, Job fairs, Know Your Rights Presentations


Volunteer Coordinator
Stella Okere
Other Information Fasika Alem/

IAN Partners

  • pro bono net
  • american immigration lawyers association
  • national immigration law center
  • unidos us
  • immigration legal resource center
  • immigration legal resource center
  • american immigration council
  • american civil liberties union
  • american immigration council
  • national immigration project
  • the advocates for human rights
  • lutheran immigration and refugee service

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