National Immigration Legal Services Directory

Refugee Services of Texas (Austin Office)

  • Location:
    500 E. St. John's
    Suite 1.280
    Austin, TX 78752
  • Phone:
    (512) 472-9472
  • Fax:
    (512) 377-2233
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Mail/Letter, Phone calls, Website
  • Appointments accepted:

Refugee Services of Texas, Inc. (RST) is a not-for-profit social service agency guided by principles of human compassion and dignity, committed to providing quality services for refugees, asylees, survivors of trafficking and other displaced persons. Working in partnership with faith-based communities, businesses and volunteers, we provide our clients with resources, referrals, education, and guidance to ensure their successful and self-sufficient lives in Texas.

Counties served: Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Hays, Travis, Williamson

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Humanitarian Parole, NACARA, Naturalization/Citizenship, Special Immigrant Visa (SIV), T visas, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
Non-legal services: Employment services, Language services, Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Office Of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)-funded services for trafficking victims, Psychological or psychiatric services, Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Domestic Violence Victims, Human Trafficking Survivors, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: Arabic, Burmese, Chinese, Dari, English, Farsi, French, Pashto, Spanish, Swahili
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? Yes