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Diversity Service Center of Iowa

  • Location:
    1514 Isett Avenue
    Stop 2
    Muscatine, IA 52761
  • Phone:
    (563) 264-8883
  • Fax:
    (563) 264-8088
  • Contact methods:
    Drop-in, Email, Fax, Mail/Letter, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

The Diversity Service Center of Iowa (DSCI) provides educational outreach services to guide individuals, organizations, and employers through the immigration process. It also works to establish a community of support and a sense of security by advocating for minority and under-served senior citizens.

State served: Iowa

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
Non-legal services: Language services, Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? Yes
Other information: Will also assist in filing the I-601 or I-601A.

Staffing Information

Number of attorneys on staff: 0
Is organization BIA recognized? Yes
Number of fully accredited BIA representatives on staff: 0
Number of partially accredited BIA representatives on staff: 2
Number of paralegals/legal workers on staff: 0

Additional Details

Pro Bono opportunities? Yes
Network affiliations: Catholic Legal Immigration Network (CLINIC), Immigration Advocates Network

Administrative Information

Contact Person:
Rosa Mendoza
(563) 264-8883
Executive Director:
Rosa Mendoza
(563) 264-8883
Types of contact/attempt: Email
Last contact date: November 27, 2017
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IAN Members? Yes
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