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Legal Aid of North Carolina - Battered Immigrant Project (Charlotte Office)

  • Location:
    LANC Charlotte Office
    1431 Elizabeth Ave.
    Charlotte, NC 28204
  • Phone:
    (866) 204-7612
  • Toll-free:
    1-866-204-7612
  • Fax:
    (919) 714-6808
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Fax, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:
    Yes

Legal Aid of North Carolina's Battered Immigrant Project (BIP) provides immigration assistance to immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking. The BIP will represent victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking in removal proceedings provided the victims meet our intake and income eligibility requirements.   We also provide technical assistance and training to domestic violence and sexual assault agencies, as well as other social service providers.

 

State served: North Carolina

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, T visas, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation before the Immigration Court
Other areas of legal assistance: Consumer, Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy, Disaster and Emergency Assistance, Education, Elder Law, Employment, Family & Juvenile, Foreclosure, Housing, Public Benefits, Veterans
Non-legal services: Referrals to other services
Populations served: Domestic Violence Victims, Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Turkish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Services are subject to LSC funding restrictions. New clients should contact the toll-free number for intake on Tuesdays 3:30 - 7:30 and Thursdays 9-1. Advocates from domestic violence and sexual assault agencies, or other social service organizations, can contact BIP staff directly via email. We have access to language assistance services and interpreters and serve clients who speak any language.

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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