National Immigration Legal Services Directory

Journey's End Refugee Services - Immigration Legal Services Program

  • Location:
    2495 Main St
    Suite 530
    Buffalo, NY 14214
  • Phone:
    (716) 882-4963
  • Fax:
    (716) 882-4977
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Fax, Mail/Letter, Phone calls, Walk-in clinic offered Fridays (10am - 1pm)
  • Appointments accepted:

Journey’s End Refugee Services is a not-for-profit refugee resettlement agency that provides social and legal services to refugees and low-income immigrants in Upstate New York. The Immigration Legal Services Program at Journey's End provides comprehensive low-cost and pro bono immigration legal services to refugees, asylees, parolees, and other low-income immigrants.

Counties served: Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne, Wyoming, Yates
Detention Facilities Served: Buffalo Federal Detention Facility (NY)

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant petitions, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
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)
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Employment services, ESL, Language services, Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Detained individuals, 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: Amharic, Arabic, Burmese, Dari, English, Farsi, French, Georgian, German, Hindi, Kirundi, Kurdish, Nepali, Persian, Portuguese, Signers for the deaf: ASL, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tigrinya, Turkish, Chibemba, Dinka, Karen, Kibembe, Kinyarwanda, Kpelleh, Lingala, Lorma, Mai Mai
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? Yes
Other information: Pro bono immigration legal services are available. All clients must be low-income and qualify financially.