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Catholic Charities of North Louisiana

  • Location:
    902 Olive Street
    Shreveport, LA 71104
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  • Contact methods:
    Email, Mail/Letter, Phone calls, Website
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The Immigration Legal Services Program of Catholic Charities of North Louisiana (CCNLA) provides legal and other assistance to U.S. citizens, legal permanent residents, refugees and asylees, immigrant victims of domestic violence and other crimes, as well as others seeking to regularize their status in the U.S. and successfully integrate into the community.

State served: Louisiana

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), 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: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Citizenship / Civics classes, ESL, Housing referrals, Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Referrals to other services
Populations served: Domestic Violence Victims, Farm workers, Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, 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: 1
Is organization BIA recognized? Yes
Number of fully accredited BIA representatives on staff: 0
Number of partially accredited BIA representatives on staff: 1
Number of paralegals/legal workers on staff: 2

Additional Details

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

Administrative Information

Contact Person:
Briana Bianca
318-865-0200 x105
Executive Director:
Meg Goorley
318-865-0200 x100
IAN Members? No
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