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Central California Legal Services

  • Location:
    2115 Kern St
    Suite 1
    Fresno, CA 93721
  • Phone:
    (559) 570-1200
  • Toll-free:
    1-800-675-8001
  • TTY:
    (559) 570-1256
  • Fax:
    (559) 570-1254
  • Contact methods:
    Drop-in, Email, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:
    Yes

Central California Legal Services (CCLS) provides representation and education to disadvantaged and low-income people in order for them to gain and maintain access to the legal system.

Counties served: Fresno, Kings, Mariposa, Merced, Tulare, Tuolumne

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Naturalization/Citizenship, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
Other areas of legal assistance: Consumer, Disability, Elder Law, Employment, Family & Juvenile, Foreclosure, Health, Housing, Public Benefits, Taxes
Non-legal services: Health services, 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 criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: Cambodian, English, Hebrew, Hmong, Laotian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Services are subject to LSC funding restrictions. Also assist with Alien Registration Renewals.

ciri partners

  • asian americans advancing justice
  • american immigration council
  • afl cio
  • american immigration council
  • american immigration lawyers association
  • the center for popular democracy
  • catholic immigration network
  • center for migration studies
  • fair immigration reform movement
  • farmworker justice
  • immigration advocates network
  • immigration legal resource center
  • naleo educational fund
  • national alliance of latin american and caribbean communities
  • national council of la raza
  • national day laborer organizing network
  • national immigrant justice center
  • national immigration law center
  • national immigration project
  • picon national network
  • picon national network
  • ufw foundation
  • unite here!
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  • united we dream
  • women for common sense immigration reform
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