National Immigration Legal Services Directory

AIDS Center of Queens County

  • Location:
    161-21 Jamaica Avenue
    6th Floor
    Jamaica, NY 11432
  • Phone:
    (718) 896-2500
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Mail/Letter, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:
    Yes

The legal department at the AIDS Center of Queens County (ACQC) provides representation in immigration and other civil legal matters for people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) in New York City.

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

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: 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)
Other areas of legal assistance: Civil Rights, Consumer, Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy, Disability, Employment, Family & Juvenile, HIV/AIDS, Housing, Life Planning, Public Benefits
Non-legal services: Health services, Housing referrals, Psychological or psychiatric services, Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Domestic Violence Victims, 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: English, Farsi, French, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? No