Esperanza Legal Assistance Center
Providing low-cost immigration legal and advocate services (accredited as Immigrant Connection at Heritage Church for immigration law matters).
||Rock Island, Scott
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant petitions, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
|Types of immigration legal services provided:
||Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
||Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Citizenship / Civics classes, Language services, Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Referrals to other services, Social services
||Detained individuals, Domestic Violence Victims, Farm workers, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with criminal histories
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?
||Financial assistance is available to those who qualify, including low interest micro-loans for legal/filing fees and fee waivers.