Community Resources

Here is Full List of Community Resources for Unaccompanied Immigrant Minors

Community-Based and Governmental Agencies

Asian Americans Advancing Justice    
Provides legal services and education to individuals, especially those who speak little or no English
1145 Wilshire Blvd. 2nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Tel: (213) 997-7500
Fax: (213) 997-7595
Central American Refugee Center (CARECEN)
Provides services for DACA, U-Visa/VAWA, Naturalization and more
2845 W. 7th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90005
Tel: (213) 385-7800
Fax: (213) 385-1094

Catholic Charities
Assist newly-arrived immigrants in learning English, obtaining education, navigating legal matters, and training for jobs.
1530 W. James Woods Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Tel: (213) 251-3489
Fax: (213) 251-3444
Coalition of African Refugees & Immigrants
Budri, Abdel Khalig
5880 W. Pico Boulevard, Suite 204
Los Angeles, CA 90019
Tel: (323) 932-8302
Fax: (323) 932-8239

Coalition For Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA)
Nonprofit organization working to advance the human and civil rights of immigrants and refugees in Los Angeles
2533 W. Third Street, Suite 101
Los Angeles, CA 90057 
Tel: (213) 353-1333
Fax: (213) 353-1344

El Rescate
Provides free legal representation and advice for the Central American community in Los Angeles
1340 S. Bonnie Brae
Los Angeles, CA 90006
Tel: (213) 387-3284
Fax: (213) 387-9189
International Institute
Provides immigration legal services, refugee resettlement and employment services for newly arrived refugees
435 S. Boyle Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90033
Tel: (213) 264-6217
Fax: (213) 264-4623
L.A. County Bar Immigration Project
Counsel and advice in all areas of immigration law, including assistance with various immigration applications, and legal referrals
Mucha, Mary
300 N. Los Angeles St., Room 3197
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Tel: (213) 485-1872
Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles
Helps in family re-unification matters, and help battered immigrant women flee from domestic violence
5228 Whittier Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90022
Tel: (323) 801-7991
Mexican-American Legal Defense & Educational Fund (MALDEF)
Creates and preserves the rights of those in search of economic opportunity and personal freedoms in America
Vibiana Andrade
Tom Saenz
634 S. Spring St., 11th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Tel: (213) 629-2512
Fax: (213) 629-8016
Mexican-American Opportunity Foundation (MAOF)
Offers programs in childhood education and family services, job training, and senior lifestyle development
972 S. Goodrich Ave.
Commerce, CA 90040
Tel: (323) 890-1555
Fax: (323) 890-1553
National Immigration Law Center
Play a critical role within the movement for racial, economic and social justice for low-income immigrants
Susan Drake, Linton Joaquin
3435 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2850
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Tel: (213) 639-3900
Fax: (213) 639-3911
Public Counsel
Assists immigrants who have been abused by a US citizen or permanent resident, and victims of trafficking and other crimes
610 S. Ardmore
Los Angeles, CA 90005
Tel: (213) 385-2977, ext. 600

Useful Links to Immigration Related Websites

Forms/Visa Bulletin/Passport Application

Passport -

General Information

Asylum Law Resources
BIA Decisions

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
DACA Taskforce
US Homeland Security
DACA Renewal FAQs
Los Angeles Public Library Citizenship Corners
Citizenship Corners are filled with materials and handouts to help you get started
Assisting eligible legal permanent residents get on the path towards U.S. Citizenship

Refugee Resources

International Rescue Committee
Offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster

Health Resources for Undocumented Immigrants


Ventanilla de Salud Los Angeles
2401 W. 6th St., Los Angeles, CA 90057
Tel: (213) 351-6826

Martin Luther King Jr-Macc
2021 Wilmington Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90059
Tel: (310) 668-4321

St. Johns Well Child & Family Center Clinic 
808 W. 58th St, Los Angeles, CA 90037
Tel: (323) 541-1411

To Help Everyone Clinic, Inc.
3834 S. Western Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90062
Tel: (323) 730-1920

USC-Eisner Family Medicine Center at California Hospital
1400 S. Grand Ave, Ste 101, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Tel: (213) 741-1106

South Bay Family Health Care
Tel: (310) 802-6170

Bell Gardens Family Medical Center
6501 S. Garfield Ave, Bell Gardens, CA
Tel: (562) 928-9600

Hollywood-Wilshire Health Center
5205 Melrose Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90038
Tel: (323) 769-7800

BIA Accredited Representatives

Accredited representatives can give you legal advice, explain immigration options you may have, and communicate with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

AILA Chapter Pro Bono Network
 448 S. Hill St., Suite 615
Los Angeles, CA 90013
Tel: (213) 389-5384

Kids In Need of Defense (KIND)
Los Angeles City Office
 c/o Holland & Knight LLP
633 W. 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Tel: 213-896-2538 or 213-896-2515

San Fernando Valley Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc.
13327 Van Nuys Blvd. Pacoima, CA 91331
Tel: (818) 896-5211

The Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) provides a listing of attorneys



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