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Church World Service - Immigration and Refugee Program (Durham Office)

  • Location:
    520 S Duke St
    Durham, NC 27701
  • Phone:
    (919) 680-3585
  • Fax:
    (919) 680-3995
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Fax, Mail/Letter, Phone calls, Website
  • Appointments accepted:

Church World Service (CWS) welcomes refugees and immigrants to the Triangle. We provide employment, case management, and other social services to newly-arrived refugees. We also have a DOJ recognized immigration legal services program that assists refugees, asylees, and a limited number of other low-income immigrants on a case-by-case basis.

Counties served: Durham, Orange, Wake

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
Non-legal services: Citizenship / Civics classes, Employment services, ESL, Office Of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)-funded services for trafficking victims, Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? Yes
Other information: Interpreters are available for refugee social service programs; however, immigration legal services are only provided in English, Spanish, and French. Clients speaking other languages must bring their own interpreters.

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!
  • united we dream
  • women for common sense immigration reform
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