To connect and empower immigrants with resources to achieve legal documentation, fulfill their economic needs, and integrate into the community.
The San Luis Valley Immigrant Resource Center is currently recognized and accredited as an “Immigration Service Provider” by the Department of Justice and has been accredited for the past seventeen years. The Center currently has two Accredited Representatives, who are able to provide immigration legal assistance (including filling out related forms) and represent clients before the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service. The San Luis Valley Immigrant Resource Center strives to educate and empower immigrants through advocacy, education, and immigration legal assistance.
Por Ti Misma – Assisting Battered Immigrants Program – helps domestic violence victims/survivors in seeking legal residency under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). This program assists women and men who would otherwise be eligible to apply for legal immigration statuses through their spouses, but whose abusive partners have refused to help them.
Crime Victim Housing Program – helps victims increase access to and retain safe, long-term housing and provides some of the support they need to rebuild their lives. The program helps with housing assistance, and utilities assistance
Counseling Services – free and confidential
Punto de Vista Education/Outreach Language Project – provides English as a Second Language (ESL) classes to adult immigrants