National Immigration Legal Services Directory

United Jewish Council of the East Side

  • Location:
    235 E. Broadway
    New York, NY 10002
  • Phone:
    (212) 233-6037
  • Fax:
    (212) 385-2693
  • Contact methods:
    Drop-in, Fax, Mail/Letter, Phone calls, Website,
  • Appointments accepted:

The United Jewish Council of the East Side preserves and assists the communities of the Lower East Side by providing them with a wide range of human services and community development programs.

Counties served: Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), NY (Manhattan), Queens

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Employment authorization, Employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant petitions, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
Other areas of legal assistance: Disability, Disaster and Emergency Assistance, Homeless, Housing
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Citizenship / Civics classes, Department of Justice (DOJ)/Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)-funded services for trafficking victims, Housing referrals, Language services, Office Of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)-funded services for trafficking victims, Psychological or psychiatric services, Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Individuals who are not in legal immigration status
Languages spoken: Chinese, English, Russian, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Will accompany clients to citizenship interviews.