Caritas Legal Services

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of San Antonio, Inc

Last updated: 6/18/2024


Caritas Legal Services provides comprehensive, low-cost legal aid in probate and immigration law to individuals and families seeking a secure future.

Immigration services include:

Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status (Green Card): Also known as Adjustment of Status or Green Card, a permit allowing a foreign national to live and work permanently in the U.S.

DS-260, Consular Processing: Once you are the beneficiary of an approved immigrant petition I-130 or I-360 and an immigrant visa is immediately available to you, we will file all the required forms and documents and make sure you will pass the interview without any delay.

Application for Naturalization: Any Lawful Permanent Residents (Green Card holders) of the United States who meets the eligibility requirements can file to become a U.S. Citizen.

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA): A United States immigration policy that allows some individuals with unlawful presence in the United States after being brought to the country as children to receive a renewable two-year period of deferred action from deportation and become eligible for a work permit in the U.S.

Family Petitions: A petition that allows for individuals in the U.S. to sponsor their family to immigrate to the U.S.

Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence: A petition that allows conditional permanent residents who obtained status through marriage to apply to remove the conditions on their permanent residence, whether joint filing or filing without their U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident spouse.

Work Authorization: Authorization to work in the U.S. for a specific time period.

Terminate removal, Cancellation of removal 42 A and 42 B, Removal Defense: Defense against removal from the country, which may include asylum (the protection granted by a nation to someone who has left their native country as a political refugee), and unaccompanied minors (children without the presence of a legal guardian).

Know your rights. Regardless of your immigration status, you have constitutional rights. Make an appointment to learn about our services.


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