IMPORTANT NOTICES Attention

USCIS TEMPORARY PROTECTED STATUS

Afghanistan has been designated for Temporary Protected Status.

Any Afghan who has been here since 3/15/22 has been granted Temporary Protected Status. More details here>>.

Ukraine has been designated for Temporary Protected Status.

Any Ukrainian who has been here since 3/1/22 has been granted Temporary Protected Status. More details here>>.

Venezuela has been designated for Temporary Protected Status.

Any Venezuelan who has been here since 3/8/21 can apply and will get Employment Authorization and Social Security number valid through 9/9/2022. More details here>>.

El Salvador, Honduras, Haiti, Nepel, Nicaragua and Sudan has been designated for Temporary Protected Status.

Temporary Protected Status has been granted to El Salvador, Honduras, Haiti, Nepel, Nicaragua and Sudan until 12/22.

DACA NEWS

DACA filings have been reinstated. Please call us for an appointment to see if you qualify.

ADJUSTMENT OF STATUS

As of March 9 2021 applicants for Adjustment of Status are no longer required to submit form I-944, Declaration of Self-Sufficiency.

OUR NEW OFFICE HOURS

Monday 10-4pm, Tuesday 10-1pm, Wednesday 10-4pm, Thursday 10-1pm and Friday 10-1pm with limited staff.

In person visits by appointment only.

Please call 718-956-8218 during office hours to schedule an appointment.


WHEN VISTING OUR OFFICE

Masks are mandatory!

We will be practicing social distancing so due to our limited space please have only the individuals that are directly related to the case come into the office.

  • Please do not bring in family members.
  • Keep in mind Missed appointments may take up to a month to reschedule.
  • Please do not come more than 15 minutes before your appointment.
  • Please bring in all required documents as to limit your visits with us.


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    A Not-for-Profit Immigration Outreach Center
    that helps people with:

    Fingerprints for Canadian, NASD/SEC, FBI background check and job related uses. Photographs for Green Cards,Naturalization and E.A.D. and US passport applicants.
    Obtaining accurate up-to-date information on new laws and procedures.
    Certification, translation and notarization of documents.
    Speakers for merchant and civic organizations.
    Citizenship drives coordinated with social service, ethnic and cultural groups.
    Assistance with all immigration procedures and computerized online filings.
    Referrals to AILA Attorneys, Accredited, Outreach and voluntary service agencies.
    Our immigration staff Attorneys specialize in and limit their practice to immigration law.
    Anti-fraud help in cooperation with NYC Dept of Consumer Affairs, Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs and the NYS Attorney General.
    Referrals to Congressional Representatives and Government Agencies.

    LGBTQ Friendly

    IMMIGRATION ADVOCACY

    30th Anniversary Gala

    On October 5th, 2019, we held an event to celebrate 30 years of helping our Nation’s immigrants.

    Thank you to everyone who helped make the gala such a memorable night!
    HONOREES

    Google Reviews

    Immigration Advocacy Services IconImmigration Advocacy Services

    36-16 Astoria Boulevard South, Astoria

    4.5 140 reviews

    • Avatar Matthew Mooney ★★★★★ 3 months ago
      Myself and my wife used this organization for our marriage based green card and I have to say they were … read more incredible. Everything was very professional, quick and thorough. Olga helped us with our case and was very approachable and knowledgeable about everything that we would encounter in the process . Also the fees were very reasonable and for the service provided it couldn’t have been any better.
    • Avatar Keeping It Neutrall ★★★★★ a month ago
      I've used other agencies in the past and no one came close to the satisfaction I've received … read more with Immigration Advocacy. I'm very thankful to work with Jack over the years from the beginning to the end and he was truly a class act. I highly recommend this agency.
    • Avatar Nathaniel A ★★★★★ 3 months ago
      Immigration Advocacy Services is simply the best, they are a hidden gem! They are a pleasure to work … read more with, honest and resourceful. The fees are the same for everyone and they under charge for excellent services in my opinion, everyone is equal. The low fees and great services are a proof that your truly enjoy helping people. Every service has a flat rate unlike other law firms, no need to worry about getting ripped off. When you enter, you are greeted by a beautiful team that genuinely wants to help. They will follow up with you until your service is completed. IAS helped my entire family become proud law-abiding Americans; I would recommend them to anyone I love.
    • Avatar Dalila Durakovic ★★★★★ 6 months ago
      Immigration Advocacy is so efficient and helpful. We worked with Olga and she was always there to answer … read more our questions and give us the best advice for the best outcome. She was thorough with the paperwork and always called us with any updates to make sure we were well informed. We absolutely loved working with her and we are so grateful for all of her help. All other staff were extremely welcoming and helpful. We would STRONGLY recommend using their services. Reasonably priced and as long as you work honestly with them, you will get amazing results. My husband and I just had the interview for his green card and he got approved, thanks to immigration advocacy!
    • Avatar Abel Martinez ★★★★★ a year ago
      This is a great place and good service I have friends and family that do all immigrants service here … read more and all happy and thank you for great service.

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    HELPING OUR NATION’S IMMIGRANTS SINCE 1988