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International Rescue Committee

  • Location:
    1301 North Hamilton Street
    Suite 101
    Richmond, VA 23230
  • Phone:
  • Contact methods:
    Email, phone or text
  • Appointments accepted:

Affordable legal immigration services for refugees, asylees, Special Immigrant Visa holders, and other low-income immigrants and citizens in need of immigration services.

Counties served: Chesterfield, Fluvanna, Henrico, Louisa, Richmond, Richmond City, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Virginia Beach City

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, Humanitarian Parole, NACARA, Naturalization/Citizenship, P1 or P2 for Afghans, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, 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: Referrals to other services
Populations served: Domestic Violence Victims, Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: Arabic, Burmese, Dari, English, Farsi, Haitian Creole, Hebrew, Iraqi, Italian, Pashto, Persian, Russian, Spanish, Sudanese, Swahili, Urdu
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? Yes

Staffing Information

Number of attorneys on staff: 1
Is organization BIA recognized? Yes
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: 0

Additional Details

Pro Bono opportunities? Yes
Network affiliations: International Rescue Committee


Volunteer Coordinator

Administrative Information

Contact Person:
Diane Sheehey
(434) 979-7772
Executive Director:
Harriet Kuhr
(434) 979-7772
IAN Members? No
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