Citizenship & Immigration Services

Our team of attorneys and legal representatives will help you navigate the US immigration system, keep your family together and achieve a greater sense of security.

Program Fact Sheet


*Due to COVID-19, all legal service consultations will be conducted by phone appointment, until further notice.* 

Phone consultations are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis during the following hours:

Tuesdays & Fridays, 8:30am -12:30pm;
Wednesdays 9:00am-1:00pm & 2:30pm - 6:30pm 

For more information, call 773-231-7884 or email Please leave a brief message with your full name and phone number. 

*Debido al COVID-19, todas las consultas de servicios legales se realizarán por cita telefónica, hasta nuevo aviso.*

Consultas telefónicas se programan por orden de llamada durante las siguientes horas:

Martes & Viernes, 8:30am -12:30pm;
Miercoles 9:00am-1:00pm & 2:30pm - 6:30pm 

Para más información, llame al 773-231-7884 o mande correo electrónico a de dejar un breve mensaje con su nombre completo y número telefónico.


  • Our attorneys and DOJ-accredited representatives can assist you with a variety of immigration-related concerns:
  • Citizenship and Naturalization
  • Renewal of Permanent Resident Card (Green Card)
  • Family Petitions
  • Adjustments of Status
  • Consular Processing
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
  • Waivers of Inadmissibility
  • Asylum
  • Representation in Removal Proceedings
  • U-visa for victims of certain crimes 
  • VAWA for certain survivors of domestic violence
  • Public Benefit eligibility

$30 for initial consultation, $50 for asylum cases
Certain individuals living in Illinois qualify for a FREE consultation

*Please see above for hours during closure.*


Wed & Sat, 8:00 am (West Town)
Tue & Fri, 8:30 am (Little Village)
Wed, 2:30 pm (Logan Square)

Consultations available on a first-come, first-served basis.


West Town – House
Little Village


Megan Davis
Director of Legal Services

Citizenship Classes

Our free 12-week citizenship course can prepare you for the naturalization exam and interview. Come learn alongside others on the path toward citizenship and gain the knowledge in US history and civics as well as reading and writing skills you need to succeed.

Classes are currently offered in both English and Spanish on a quarterly basis.


West Town – House
Little Village


Anabel Mosqueda
Citizenship Class Coordinator
(312) 432-8793


We partner with other organizations and allies to host naturalization workshops throughout the city of Chicago and beyond to support the immigrant community.

Our Community Navigators initiative also sponsors Know Your Rights workshops to equip you with information and resources in case you are confronted by law enforcement or immigration officials.


See Upcoming Events
Fees may apply for naturalization workshops; pre-registration is strongly encouraged.




Jane Lombardi
Director of Immigration, Health, and Leadership


Looking to help out? There are several tangible ways you can support and stand in solidarity with immigrants in our community.

Citizenship Class Tutor

Work alongside legal permanent residents studying for the civics exam en route to becoming U.S. citizens. 

Ideal Commitment: 1 day/week for at least 2 quarters

Workshop Attorney

Complete legal reviews for participants at workshops hosted in the community. 

Ideal Commitment: 4 hours/month on Saturdays; volunteers should have legal background

Workshop Assistant

Assist citizenship applicants with filling out naturalization paperwork

Ideal Commitment: 4 hours/month on Saturdays; no legal experience necessary

Survivors of Domestic Abuse or Sexual Assault

If you have experienced the trauma of domestic abuse, sexual assault or other violent crimes, we want to support you with the care and resources you need to find healing and move forward. You might also be eligible for certain immigration benefits.

Thanks to a grant from the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, we are able to provide you with a free legal consultation and representation in addition to free mental health services.

For more information, please call (773) 231-7884 or email


1,251 immigration consultations

were provided by our

attorneys and DOJ-accredited representatives

92% of citizenship applications

filed were

approved by USCIS

309 individuals

who attended classes or consultations

became US citizens



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Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming program events at this time.