National Immigration Legal Services Directory

Valley Immigrant Advocates

  • Location:
    1400 N. LaSalle St
    Ottawa, IL 61350
  • Phone:
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Mail/Letter, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

Valley Immigrant Advocates (VIA) provides immigration legal services to immigrants, refugees and asylees at a reduced cost. No one will be denied legal services due to an inability to pay.

Counties served: Bureau, De Kalb, Du Page, Grundy, Henry, Kankakee, Kendall, La Salle, Lee, Livingston, Marshall, Mercer, Ogle, Putnam, Stark, Will

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Family-based petitions, Humanitarian Parole, Naturalization/Citizenship, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, Special Immigrant Visa (SIV), T visas, 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)
Populations served: 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: No
Nominal fee charged? Yes
Other information: Some clients are eligible for free services depending on financial needs

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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