Catholic Charities Maine - Refugee and Immigration Services (Portland Office)
Catholic Charities Maine - Refugee and Immigration Services (CCMRIS) is Maine's only Voluntary Agency (Volag), providing refugee resettlement services for primary refugees, and limited services to granted asylees, in Maine. In addition CCMRIS provides limited services to secondary migrants in Portland and Lewiston, Maine.
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Adjustment of Status, Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship
|Types of immigration legal services provided:
||Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
||Employment services, ESL, Health services, Language services, Office Of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)-funded services for trafficking victims, Referrals to other services
||Human Trafficking Survivors, Torture survivors
||English, French, Over 40 languages available through Catholic Charities Maine Language Partners interpreter services
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?
||Primary populations served are refugees and asylees, with a focus on elderly, age 60 and over. Services provided to other immigrants based on program expertise and capacity to provide services in a timely way.