Immigrant Victims

National Organizations

Americans for Immigrant Justice: Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking Program

305-573-1106
AI Justice is a nonprofit law firm that specializes in protecting and promoting immigrant rights in Florida and on a national level. Their Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking Program provides assistance to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, violent crime, or human trafficking.

Fight Notario Fraud

(202) 662-1007
The American Bar Association’s Fight Notario Fraud project provides information about immigration consulting fraud, as well as links to websites that can provide local legal resources.

Stop Notario Fraud

(202) 442-3363
The American Immigration Lawyers Association’s Stop Notario Fraud project provides information about immigration consulting fraud and how to report it.

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services: Immigration Options for Victims of Crimes

This brochure from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services provides information about the different types of visas available to immigrant victims of crime.

ASISTA

(515) 244-2469
ASISTA provides centralized assistance for advocates and attorneys facing complex legal problems in advocating for immigrant survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.

IN OUR BACKYARD

Phone: 541-639-5008
Referral services to many partners across the nation for victims of human trafficking, minors or adults, any gender. IN OUR BACKYARD also conducts trainings and works closely with law enforcement and often times is called upon to do anti-trafficking efforts surrounding major sporting events.

Tahirih Justice Center

Baltimore office: (410) 999-1900
National and Greater Washington DC office: (571) 282-6161
Houston office: (713)496-0100
Serving Maryland, the greater Washington DC area, and the greater Houston area, the Tahirih Justice Center provides legal and social services to immigrants escaping or experiencing gender-based violence.  They can also provide specialized assistance to victims facing or fleeing forced marriages.

Statewide Organizations

Alaska United States Attorney’s Office

Phone: 907-271-3041
The role of the United States Attorney is to prosecute cases fairly and justly. If you are identified as a victim under the Crime Victims’ Rights Act, we will make our best effort to ensure you are provided the rights and services you are entitled to.

Ayuda

(202) 387-4848
Ayuda provides legal and social services to low-income immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, or human trafficking.

Disability Rights Ohio

Phone: 614-466-7264
Toll Free: 800-282-9181
Disability Rights Ohio provides legal representation, advocacy, and resources to victims of crime who have disabilities across the state of Ohio.

Legal Action of Wisconsin Victim Rights Project

Telephone: 855-947-2529
Email: victimrights@legalaction.org
The Victim Rights Project is a joint project between Legal Action of WI and Judicare, which provides fee legal services to victims of crime. The Victim Rights Project works to ensure that a victim’s constitutional and statutory rights are not violated, and when a violation occurs, to seek remedy.

LOTUS Legal Clinic, Inc.

(414) 885-1469
LOTUS Legal Clinic serves victims of gender-based violence and human trafficking through trauma informed legal advocacy, policy initiatives, education, and survivor empowerment. For purposes of our services, gender-based violence refers to crimes of sexual exploitation and violence, which includes rape, sexual assault, sexual harm, sexual abuse and sex trafficking. LOTUS Legal Clinic serves survivors of every sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, nationality, race, religion, ability, and socioeconomic status. we speak English and Spanish.

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP)

Western Washington office: (206) 587-4009 / (800) 445-5771
Granger Office: (509) 854-2100 / (888) 756-3641
Wenatchee Office: (509) 570-0054 / (866) 271-2084
NWIRP provides legal services to low-income immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and other violent crimes.

South Carolina Immigrant Victim Network (SCIVN)

English: (803) 750-1200 x188
Español Toll Free/Llamada Gratis: (888) 852-1900
SCVIN collaborates with immigrant communities, victim service providers, healthcare and legal professionals, and law enforcement agencies in order to provide culturally and linguistically competent resources for immigrant victims of crime.

The Immigration Project

(309) 829-8703
The Immigration Project provides nonprofit legal services to immigrant victims of crime, such as domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking in central and southern Illinois and bordering states.

Arizona Crime Victim Rights Law Group (AZCVRLG)

Phone: 480-946-0832
Arizona Crime Victim Rights Law Group (AZCVRLG) is an Arizona nonprofit corporation that provides legal services as counsel of record and access to social support services to victims of crime, including but not limited to domestic violence crime victims, white collar crime victims, victims of violent crimes, vehicular crimes, and property crimes at no cost to them. AZCVRLG believes crime victims deserve transparent and respectful communication as we balance a close working relationship with careful attention to victim service needs. Our holistic, client-centered philosophy includes always interacting with crime victims in a dignified and respectful way. 

Center for Victim and Human Rights

Telephone (317) 610-3427
The Center for Victim and Human Rights (CVHR) is a 501(c)(3) organization that was established in 2008 with the specific purpose of providing comprehensive legal representation to victims of crime and human rights abuses, who often lack the safety and resources necessary to access available legal remedies.

Immigration Counseling Service (ICS)

(503) 221-1689
ICS provides affordable legal services to immigrant victims of serious crimes, particularly domestic violence or human trafficking.

Legal Services for Crime Victims in Arizona (LSCVA)

Phone: 623-471-6401
Legal Services for Crime Victims in Arizona (LSCVA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit legal charity founded in 2012. LSCVA’s mission is to provide free legal representation in criminal cases to victims of crime in Arizona, with priority to victims of domestic violence and sexual violence. LSCVA asserts and seeks enforcement of crime victims’ rights and provides social services to facilitate healing in the aftermath of crime.

New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG)

(212) 613-5000
NYLAG provides free legal services to low-income New York residents.  Their VAWA/U-Visa Project assists immigrant victims of domestic violence, while their Assistance to Victims of Immigration Fraud project works to assist immigrant victims of unethical legal representatives.

Safe Horizon’s Immigration Law Project (ILP)

(718) 943-8632
Safe Horizon’s ILP provides free and low-cost legal services to undocumented immigrant victims of crime and their families in New York City.

Tapestri

(404) 299-2185
Tapestri provides advocacy, streamlined access to services and direct services to immigrant victims of human trafficking, domestic violence, and sexual assault, as well community outreach in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.