Immigration & Refugee Services
We’re continuing all services for clients except those that absolutely require an in-person group service model, namely the legal clinic for new intakes/legal consultations for new clients.
Everything else has transitioned to occur remotely. We’re continuing all our individual legal representation, case management, counseling, and employment and literacy services remotely.
Expanded or adapted initiatives that have already been implemented to respond to community needs right now including:
Expanded or adapted initiatives that are planned for implementation next week to respond to community needs including:
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans provides services to immigrants and refugees in the Greater New Orleans Area. Our Immigration Services staff help clients understand the immigration law, learn their rights under the law and complete the immigration process successfully. Our Refugee Services staff provide resettlement and self-sufficiency services to newly arrived refugees and other immigrants with humanitarian legal status.
Services include case management, employment assistance, cultural orientation, legal aid and more. Catholic Charities also offers English as a Second Language (ESL) and Citizenship classes.