Church World Service - Immigration and Refugee Program (Greensboro Office)
Church World Service (CWS) of Greensboro is a resettlement agency in the North Carolina Triad. CWS provides immigration legal services in the areas of: naturalization, family petitions, refugee/asylee green cards, refugee/asylee family reunification, green card renewal, FOIA requests, refugee travel documents, employment authorization documents, and Certificates of Citizenship. In addition to the legal program, CWS provides refugee resettlement services as a part of the U.S. Department of State Refugee Resettlement Program. These services include basic needs assistance, case management, cultural orientation, employment preparation and placement, health access, and information and referral.
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Special Immigrant Visa (SIV), Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
|Types of immigration legal services provided:
||Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
||Employment services, Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Legislative advocacy (state or national), Referrals to other services, Social services
||Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender
||Bulgarian, Dari, English, Nepali, Pashto
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?
||We do not have funding for interpretation, so any applicant who does not speak English must provide their own interpreter.