Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services, (SFBFS) under the auspices of Catholic Charities of Sacramento, provides low-cost immigration legal services to help eligible individuals navigate the complex process of obtaining legal status. SFBFS' one staff attorney, Department of Justice (DOJ) Accredited Representative and supervised paralegal offer services ranging from consultations to full representation. The Immigration Legal Services team also focuses on educating community groups on the latest immigration issues. Click here for an informational flyer. 

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 – 4 p.m.
Horario de la Oficina: Lunes a viernes, de las 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. y 1 – 4 p.m.

Scheduling Policy for Consultations with Immigration Legal Services

To schedule a consultation:

  • Our consultation calendar is full.
  • Please call 916-313-7604 on Mondays at 9 a.m. to schedule an appointment for two weeks in the future.
  • Due to a high volume of calls, please leave a voicemail so that the Office Administrator can call you back in the order your call was received.
  • If you do not leave a voicemail, we are unable to return your call in order to schedule an appointment.
  • There are a limited number of consultations available. If the week(s) for which we are scheduling fill prior to your phone call, you will be instructed to please call back.
  • We thank you for your patience and understanding.

Política de la Programacion de Consultas con los Servicios Legales de Inmigración

Para programar una consulta: 

  • Nuestro calendario de consultas está llena.
  • Favor de llamar 916-313-7604 en los días de lunes a las 9 a.m. para programar una consulta.
  • Debido a la gran cantidad de llamadas, por favor deje un mensaje de voz para que la administradora de la oficina pueda devolverle la llamada en el orden en que fue recibida.
  • Si Usted no deje un mensaje de voz con datos de cómo comunicarnos, no podemos devolverle la llamada para programar su cita.
  • Hay un límite de consultas disponibles. Si las citas que programamos se llenen  antes de su llamada, se le darán instrucciones para volver a llamar el lunes siguiente.
  • Le damos gracias por su paciencia y entendimiento.

Services Offered

  • Family-based visa petitions
  • Waivers of inadmissibility
  • Naturalization and citizenship applications
  • Adjustment of status
  • Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence
  • Consular processing
  • Visas for victims of crime and domestic violence
  • Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition

Citizenship Classes

SFBFS now offers citizenship classes. Classes are available on Tuesdays and help students prepare for the Naturalization Test and interview. For more information, please contact Jenifer Call at (916) 456-1980 x 7644.

 

Protect Yourself From Notario Fraud
Please watch this video, created by US Citizenship and Immigration Services, to learn about the dangers of notario fraud. 

If you need help with an immigration legal matter, scheduling a consultation is the first step. Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services will not provide a consultation or other services without an appointment. Contact  (916) 313-7604 or e-mail with questions.