Immigration and Refugee Services in New Orleans

Immigration & Refugee Services

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 provides 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.

Our Offices are open Monday to Friday, 9 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm by appointment only. Please call 1-504-310-6860 and listen to the message for more information about the programs, the services we offer and their current capacity, and how to place your name on a waitlist or schedule an appointment. Please listen to the full message since you may be asked to leave your name and contact information. A member of the Immigration, Refugee, or ESL and Citizenship will return your call if we provide the services you requested. 

Programs & Services

Immigration Services

Refugee Services

English as a Second Language and Citizenship Classes

For assistance, go to and complete the service request form.

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