Arab American Family Services

9044 S. Octavia
Bridgeview, IL 60455
Phone:  708-599-2237
Fax:  708-599-8229
Website:  www.aafsil.org


Frequently Asked Questions
Is this organization recognized by the Board of Immigration Appeals to practice immigration law? Yes

Does this organization
~ Have attorneys on staff?  Yes
~ Consult with private attorneys? Yes
~ Coordinate pro bono (free) services with private attorneys? Yes (based on the case)
~ Serve a particular clientele? Open to all
~ Charge for services? Yes
~ Have income guidelines for determining fees?  Yes
~ Charge on a sliding scale basis?  Yes
~ Charge a flat fee for specific services?  Yes

Intake 
Hours  
Does this organization
~ Accept intake by phone? Yes   708-599-2237
~ Accept intake by mail? No
~ Accept intake by fax?  No
~ Accept intake by email? No
What languages does this organization's staff speak? Arabic, English, Polish and Spanish
What geographical area does this organization cover? Chicagoland area - South and Southwest Suburbs

Services Provided
Naturalization/citizenship
N-400 application for naturalization Yes
N-600 application for certificate of citizenship Yes
N-648 medical disability waiver No
N-565 application for replacement certificate Yes
Family-based immigration 
I-130 alien relative petition Yes
I-360 self-petition (including VAWA) No
I-485 application for adjustment of status Yes
Consular processing Yes
Waiver applications (I-212 and I-601) No
I-751 petition to remove conditions on residence Yes
I-131 application for travel document Yes
I-765 application for employment authorization Yes
I-90 application for replacement green card Yes

Other Immigration Benefits
Asylum, U visas, T visas, DACA (renewals only),
1-730 refugee/asylee family petition
I-129F finace petition
Representation before immigration judge or Board of Immigration Appeals
Bond hearings, removal proceedings/defense on merits, relief from removal, motions to reopen, appeals to BIA
Representation in Federal court
Habeas petitions, petitions for review, class actions