The Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs is organizing an event called Seattle United for Immigrants and Refugees, a day of service for immigrants and refugees on January 20th. This is one of several ways that the City of Seattle is responding to the fear and uncertainty felt by many of our immigrant and refugee communities.
This day of services will include naturalization assistance, Know Your Rights trainings, free legal consultations with immigration attorneys, assistance with family safety planning and preparing for family separation, as well as information about City of Seattle services and programs.
Seattle United for Immigrants and Refugees
FREE legal services and information
January 20, 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
McCaw Hall at Seattle Center (321 Mercer St)
Please join us in spreading the word about this opportunity. For more information or to sign up to volunteer, visit the New Citizen Campaign or call the help line at (206) 386-9090.
Get help applying for citizenship.
Check-in from 12-3pm
- Immigration attorneys and experts will help you fill out your application.
- You need to be a legal permanent resident (green card holder)
- You will need to bring your green card and other immigration documents if you have them. Download this complete list of documents to bring to the workshop.
Plan for your family’s safety.
Identical Know Your Rights Training Sessions at 3pm, 5pm, and 7pm
- Learn about what to do if Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents stop you or come to your door.
- Take steps to protect your children and family.
- Learn about your rights as an immigrant, regardless of your status.
Get legal help.
Check-in from: 3-6pm
- Talk to Immigration attorneys about your options.
- Fill out forms needed to protect your family: power of attorney, temporary guardianship, and other forms.
- Get your Mexican passport or citizenship through Mexican Consulate document services.
- Bring any immigration documents and court documents if you have them.