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St. Frances Cabrini Immigration Law Center

  • Location:
    3226 Lake St
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Phone:
    (337) 477-0683
  • Toll-free:
  • Fax:
    (337) 477-1863
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

St. Frances Cabrini Immigration Law Center provides immigration assistance to individuals seeking to change status or extend stay in the U.S. and individuals not in legal immigration status. Language assistance available for non-native speakers, lessons in workplace literacy, and private tutoring available.

Counties served: Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Jefferson Davis

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
Non-legal services: Citizenship / Civics classes, ESL, Housing referrals, Referrals to other services
Populations served: Domestic Violence Victims, Farm workers, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with criminal histories, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? Yes

Staffing Information

Number of attorneys on staff: 2
Is organization BIA recognized? No
Number of fully accredited BIA representatives on staff: 0
Number of partially accredited BIA representatives on staff: 0
Number of paralegals/legal workers on staff: 1

Additional Details

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

Administrative Information

Contact Person:
Pamela Choucino
(337) 477-0683
Executive Director:
Dalia Matheus
(337) 477-1862
Types of contact/attempt: Email
Last contact date: December 12, 2017
Administrator comments: 11/28/12: tickler 6/24/13: updated name, website, contact info, county served by Delma McLeod Porter 7/9/13: description updated 12/5/13: tickler 12/12/14: tickler 5/16/16: tickler 12 Dec 2017: tickler
IAN Members? Yes
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