Immigration Legal Aid Resources

The non-profits below offer a range of immigration legal aid services. We encourage you to call them first to find out if they can help with a specific need. Initial consultation from these agencies for San Francisco residents is generally low-cost, free, or the fee may be waived.

  • African Advocacy Network (AAN)

    Languages spoken:
    English Amharic Arabic French Portuguese Tigrinya Wolof

    Services offered: Immigration Screening Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Crime Victims (U visa) Asylum Deportation Counsel Green Card

    Immigration legal services and case management for African and Afro-Caribbean immigrants

    3106 Folsom Street
    San Francisco, CA 94110

    Call 415-503-1032 www.aansf.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Arab Resource & Organizing Center (AROC)

    Languages spoken:
    English Arabic Farsi

    Services offered: Immigration Screening Asylum Deportation Counsel Green Card Citizenship Detention Counsel Temporary Protected Status (TPS) DACA Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA)

    Immigration legal services for low-income Arab and Muslim immigrants

    522 Valencia St
    San Francisco, CA 94110

    Call 415-861-7444 www.araborganizing.org

    Hours
    Monday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus (AAAJ - ALC)

    Languages spoken:
    English Cantonese Mandarin Vietnamese

    Services offered: Immigration Screening Detention Counsel Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Green Card

    Immigration legal services for low-income Asian Pacific Islander communities

    55 Columbus Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94111

    Call 415-896-1701 www.advancingjustice-alc.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach (APILO)

    Languages spoken:
    English Mandarin Cantonese Filipino Vietnamese Korean Japanese Spanish

    Services offered: Deportation Counsel Immigration Screening Citizenship Crime Victims (U visa) Asylum Trafficking Victims (T visa) Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA) Green Card DACA Abused or neglected children (SIJS)

    Immigration legal and social services for low-income Asian Pacific Islander, Latino and immigrant communities.

    1121 Mission Street
    San Francisco, CA 94103

    Call 415-567-6255 www.apilegaloutreach.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Bay Area Legal Aid, San Francisco County

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish Cantonese Mandarin Vietnamese Arabic Amharic Filipino Farsi Tigrinya French Korean Russian

    Services offered: Crime Victims (U visa) Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA)

    Immigration legal services for low-income communities

    1800 Market St, 3rd Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94102

    Call 415-982-1300 baylegal.org/get-help/find-an-office/san-francisco-county

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Catholic Charities CYO of San Francisco

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish Portuguese Mandarin

    Services offered: Immigration Screening Asylum Green Card DACA Deportation Counsel Abused or neglected children (SIJS) Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Trafficking Victims (T visa) Crime Victims (U visa) Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA)

    Immigration legal and social services for immigrant families. For DACA applications, email: dreamers@catholiccharitiessf.org.

    2873 Mission Street
    San Francisco, CA 94110

    Call 650.295.2160 catholiccharitiessf.org

    Hours
    Monday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Tuesday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Wednesday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Thursday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Friday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Central American Resource Center (CARECEN)

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish

    Services offered: Deportation Counsel Immigration Screening DACA Crime Victims (U visa) Asylum Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Green Card Abused or neglected children (SIJS) Trafficking Victims (T visa) Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA)

    Immigration legal and social services for Latino, immigrant and low-income families

    3101 Mission Street #101
    San Francisco, CA 94110

    Call 415-642-4400 www.carecensf.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Chinese for Affirmative Action (CAA)

    Languages spoken:
    English Cantonese Mandarin

    Services offered: Immigration Screening Citizenship

    Direct services for low-income, limited-English proficient, and immigrant community members in San Francisco.

    17 Walter U. Lum Place
    San Francisco, CA 94108

    Call 415-274-6750 caasf.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Dolores Street Community Services (DSCS)

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish Hindi

    Services offered: Deportation Counsel Immigration Screening Detention Counsel DACA Crime Victims (U visa) Asylum Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA) Trafficking Victims (T visa)

    Immigration legal services for Latino, immigrant and low-income families

    938 Valencia Street
    San Francisco, CA 94110

    Call 415-282-6209 www.dscs.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Tuesday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Wednesday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Thursday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Friday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Immigration Center for Women and Children

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish

    Services offered: Asylum Deportation Counsel Abused or neglected children (SIJS) Crime Victims (U visa) Trafficking Victims (T visa) Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA)

    Immigration legal services for children and immigrants who are victims of domestic violence and other crimes

    3543 18th Street
    San Francisco, CA 94110

    Call 415-861-1449 www.icwclaw.org

  • Immigration Institute of the Bay Area (IIBA)

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish

    Services offered: Citizenship Immigration Screening DACA Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Crime Victims (U visa) Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA)

    Immigration legal services, education and civic engagement opportunities for immigrants, refugees and their families

    58 2nd Street, 3rd Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94105

    Call 415-538-8100 x206 www.iibayarea.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Jewish Family & Children's Services

    Languages spoken:
    English Russian

    Services offered: Citizenship Immigration Screening Green Card Asylum Trafficking Victims (T visa) Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA) Temporary Protected Status (TPS)

    Immigration legal and social services for children, families and older adults, including Russian speaking and Eastern European clients

    2150 Post St.
    San Francisco, CA 94122

    Call 415-449-2900 www.jfcs.org/find-help/emigres

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Jubilee Immigration Advocates

    Languages spoken:
    English Cantonese Mandarin Filipino Spanish French Vietnamese

    Services offered: Green Card Citizenship Asylum DACA Deportation Counsel Abused or neglected children (SIJS) Crime Victims (U visa) Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA) Temporary Protected Status (TPS)

    Immigration legal services for immigrants including Cantonese and Mandarin speakers

    433 California Street Suite 800
    San Francisco, CA 94104

    Call (415) 813-1958 jubileelegal.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: Closed
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Justice & Diversity Center-Homeless Advocacy Project

    Languages spoken:
    Spanish

    Services offered: Immigration Screening Green Card Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Asylum DACA Crime Victims (U visa)

    Immigration legal services for individuals or families are homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness, with a focus on individuals with mental health disabilities.

    125 Hyde Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102

    Call tel:415-865-9208 sfbar.org/hap

    Hours
    Monday: Closed
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Kids in Need of Self Defense

    Services offered: Asylum Trafficking Victims (T visa) Crime Victims (U visa) Abused or neglected children (SIJS) Deportation Counsel

    Immigration legal services for unaccompanied immigrant and refugee children in deportation proceedings

    200 Pine Street, 3rd Floor 
    San Francisco, CA 94104

    Call 415-694-7394 supportkind.org

  • LGBT Asylum Project

    Languages spoken:
    Spanish Portuguese

    Services offered: Asylum DACA

    Immigration legal services for LGBTQ immigrants applying for asylum

    526 Castro Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114

    Call tel:424-278-0922 lgbtasylumproject.org

    Hours
    Monday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Tuesday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Wednesday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Thursday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Friday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • La Raza Centro Legal (LRCL)

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish

    Services offered: Deportation Counsel Immigration Screening DACA Crime Victims (U visa) Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Green Card Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA)

    Immigration legal services for Latino, immigrant and low-income families

    474 Valencia Street #295
    San Francisco, CA 94103

    Call 415-575-3500 lrcl.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • La Raza Community Resource Center (LRCRC)

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish

    Services offered: Citizenship

    Immigration legal and social services for Latino, immigrant and low-income families

    474 Valencia Street #100
    San Francisco, CA 94103

    Call 415-863-0764 www.larazacrc.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish French

    Services offered: Asylum Deportation Counsel Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Trafficking Victims (T visa) Crime Victims (U visa)

    Serbisyong ligal sa imigrasyon para sa mga imigrante, refugee at mga pamilyang low-income na naghahanap ng asylum

    131 Steuart Street #400
    San Francisco, CA 94105

    Call (415) 543-9444 www.lccr.com

  • Legal Services for Children

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish

    Services offered: Deportation Counsel Immigration Screening DACA Abused or neglected children (SIJS) Crime Victims (U visa) Citizenship Detention Counsel Green Card Trafficking Victims (T visa)

    Free immigration legal services for children and youth under 21

    870 Market Street, Suite 356
    San Francisco, CA 94102

    Call 415-863-3762 www.lsc-sf.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Pangea Legal Services

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish French Portuguese German Farsi Krio

    Services offered: Deportation Counsel Detention Counsel Asylum Abused or neglected children (SIJS) Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Trafficking Victims (T visa) Crime Victims (U visa) Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA)

    Immigration legal services and advocacy for immigrants, especially in the area of deportation defense

    350 Sansome Street, Suite 650
    San Francisco, CA 94104

    Call 415-254-0475 www.pangealegal.org

    Hours
    Monday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Tuesday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Wednesday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Thursday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Self-Help for the Elderly

    Languages spoken:
    English Cantonese Mandarin

    Services offered: Citizenship Green Card

    Social services for low-income, older adults, including Cantonese and Mandarin speakers

    601 Jackson Street
    San Francisco, CA 94133

    Call 415-677-7600 www.selfhelpelderly.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • Tahrih Justice Center

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish Hindi

    Services offered: Asylum Domestic Violence Victims (VAWA) Crime Victims (U visa) Trafficking Victims (T visa) Abused or neglected children (SIJS) Immigration Screening

    Immigration legal services for immigrant women and girls who are survivors of gender-based violence

    881 Sneath Lane, Suite 115
    San Bruno, CA 94066

    Call tel:650-270-2100 www.tahirih.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Tuesday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Wednesday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Thursday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Friday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • The Bar Association of San Francisco

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish Cantonese

    Services offered: Green Card Asylum Deportation Counsel

    Immigration legal services for disadvantaged and underserved individuals

    301 Battery Street
    San Francisco, CA 94111

    Call (415) 982-1600 www.sfbar.org

    Hours
    Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
  • USF Immigration and Deportation Defense Clinic

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish

    Services offered: Deportation Counsel

    Immigration legal services for immigrants, especially unaccompanied children and women, seeking asylum

    2130 Fulton Street
    San Francisco, CA 94117

    Call (415) 422-4475 www.usfca.edu/law/professional-skills/law-clinics/immigration-deportation

  • We Rise SF Labor Center for Immigrant Justice

    Languages spoken:
    English Spanish Cantonese Mandarin Arabic

    Services offered: Citizenship Immigration Screening Green Card Temporary Protected Status (TPS) DACA

    Free immigration consultations for immigrant union members and their families in San Francisco

    240 Golden Gate Ave, Suite 302
    San Francisco, CA 94102

    Call 415-440-8798 sflaborcouncil.org/community-services/2417-2

    Hours
    Monday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

Show agencies that speak:

View more languages