Catholic Charities of Orange County - Immigration, Citizenship Program

How to Receive Services (Intake)
Initial CONSULTATIONS FREE of Charge. To schedule an appointment Call: 714-347-9610 Email:

1820 E 16th St
Santa Ana, CA 92701
United States

(714) 347 - 9610
Areas Served
Orange County
Who We Are
Catholic Charities of Orange County helps eligible immigrants navigate the complex and difficult process of becoming a U.S. citizen, petition family members, and renew needed immigration documents.

Catholic Charities of Orange County Immigration Service Center’s purpose is to foster family reunification, economic empowerment, political participation, and social integration by providing low cost (or no cost depending on funding), high quality immigration services that enable eligible immigrants and refugees to obtain legal immigrant or citizenship status in our community.


We are a Department of Justice (DOJ) recognized agency with DOJ accredited Staff that assist members of this community with a number of services pertaining to immigration and citizenship.

  • Affiliated with Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. (CLINIC)
  • Services partially funded by:
    • USCIS
    • State of California
    • Orange County Community Foundation
    • The Mexican Consulate

IMMIGRATION Services Provided by Catholic charities:

  • Consultation
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
  • DACA Renewals (Free assistance)
  • Family Based Petitions
  • Fiancée/Fiancé Visa
  • Parole In Place (for family of US Military)
  • Work Authorization Application
  • Affidavit of Support
  • FBI rap Sheet
  • Certificate of Citizenship for Children
  • Invitation for Relative Visa
  • Advance Parole
  • Adjustment of Status
  • Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
  • Removals of Conditional Residence
  • Replacement of lost Green Card
  • I-601 / I-601 A Waiver
  • Removal Defense (O.C. Residents and Individuals detained at the James A. Musick & Theo Lacy Facilities)
Information Reviewed On
Organization Type
Immigration Law Services
Spoken Languages
Spanish / Español
Vietnamese / Tiếng Việt
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