Volunteer Guide

Legal Services of New Jersey - Immigration Representation Project

  • Location:
    P.O. Box 1357
    Edison, NJ 08818
  • Phone:
    (732) 572-9100 Ext. 8782
  • Fax:
    (732) 777-7070

Legal Services of New Jersey provides free legal assistance to low-income New Jersey residents for a variety of civil matters.

State served: New Jersey
Detention Facilities Served: Elizabeth Contract Detention Facility (NJ), Essex County Correctional Facility (NJ), Hudson County Correctional Facility (NJ)

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Habeas Corpus, NACARA, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
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: Bengali, English, French, Haitian Creole, Portuguese, Spanish

Additional Details

Pro Bono opportunities? Yes