* Listings with an asterisk are part of the JUF/JF partnership of agencies serving the Chicago and worldwide Jewish community.

HIAS Immigration & Citizenship *

JCFS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd.
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-357-4666
Fax: 312-855-3291
Email: Ask@jcfs.org
Web: http://www.hiaschicago.org
Contact: Jessica Schaffer

As part of the JCFS family of services, HIAS Immigration & Citizenship provides comprehensive, cost-effective immigration, and citizenship services for individuals and families. We provide assistance with the citizenship application process (including citizenship preparation classes), Green Card applications, family-based immigration, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, and restitution assistance for Holocaust survivors, along with academic scholarships for college students.

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