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Catholic Charities of Fort Wayne-South Bend (Fort Wayne Office)

  • Location:
    915 South Clinton St.
    Fort Wayne, IN 46802
  • Phone:
    (260) 422-5625
  • Fax:
    (260) 422-5657
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

Catholic Charities of Fort Wayne-South Bend provides affordable services to immigrants who seek to adjust their status or reunite with family.

Counties served: Adams, Allen, De Kalb, Elkhart, Huntington, Kosciusko, Lagrange, Marshall, Noble, St Joseph, Steuben

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Special Immigrant Visa (SIV)
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
Non-legal services: Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR)
Populations served: Individuals who are not in legal immigration status
Languages spoken: Dari, Karen, Mon, Chin, Luo, Pidgin
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? Yes
Other information: Services for religious employment-based immigrant petitions only; Citizenship classes offered in 8-week sessions, 3 times a year.

Staffing Information

Number of attorneys on staff: 0
Is organization BIA recognized? Yes
Number of fully accredited BIA representatives on staff: 1
Number of partially accredited BIA representatives on staff: 0
Number of paralegals/legal workers on staff: 1

Additional Details

Pro Bono opportunities? Yes
Network affiliations: Catholic Legal Immigration Network (CLINIC), Immigration Advocates Network, Michiana Immigration Coalition