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Lutheran Social Services NCA- Refugee and Immigration Services (Fairfax Office)

  • Location:
    8922 Little River Turnpike
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Phone:
    (703) 698-5026 ext. 110 or 127
  • Fax:
    (703) 698-7121
  • Contact methods:
    Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

Lutheran Social Services - Refugee and Immigration Services assists low-income refugees, asylees, and immigrants residing in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area in completing, submitting, and receiving various immigration documents.

Counties served: Alexandria City, Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun, Prince William

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
Non-legal services: Employment services, Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Human Trafficking Survivors, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: Amharic, Arabic, Croatian, Dari, English, Farsi, French, Iraqi, Nepali, Russian, Serbian, Serbo-Croatian, Sudanese, Wolof
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? Yes
Other information: Can assist with AOR applications for Iranian and Lautenberg cases. Services are available only for refugees and asylees within their first five years in the U.S. Can serve clients throughout the DC metropolitan area. This organization is a partner of Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service.

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: Immigration Advocates Network, Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS), Lutheran Legal Service Organization

Administrative Information

Contact Person:
Dr. Mamadou Sy
(703) 698-5026 ext. 127
Executive Director:
Dr. Mamadou Sy
(703) 698-5026 ext. 127
Last contact date: February 12, 2018
Administrator comments: 10/8/12: tickler 12/16/13: tickler 1/5/15: tickler 4/8/16: tickler IAN: Dijana Prodanovic 703-698-5026 ext. 100 12 Feb 2018: tickler
IAN Members? No
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