Community Economic Development Center
The Community Economic Development Center (CEDC) provides a wide range of support to the immigrant community in New Bedford, MA. We provide direct services and referral on legal, health, employment and education issues. CEDC supports families of detainees and Unaccompanied Minors in the reunification process. CEDC is also a Certifying Acceptance Agent for the IRS ITIN program and we provide free tax preparation as a VITA site. Tax services are not limited to New Bedford.
|Are immigration legal services provided?
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), U visas
|Types of immigration legal services provided:
||Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
|Other areas of legal assistance:
||Employment services, ESL, Housing referrals, Language services, Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Referrals to other services, Social services
||Detained individuals, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status
||English, Portuguese, Spanish, Cape Verdean Kriolu
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?