Legal Services

Hello Neighbor provides legal services to Afghan households including applications for asylum, humanitarian re-parole, temporary protected status, work permits, permanent residency-green card, and family reunification assistance for Afghan Parolees.

Legal Services for Afghans at Hello Neighbor

Hello Neighbor offers a variety of immigration services to help clients to maintain lawful nonimmigrant status, to secure permanent legal status to remain and thrive in the United States, and to reunify them with family members still living overseas.

These services include:

  • Applications for Temporary Protected Status 
  • Applications for Humanitarian Parole and Re-Parole
  • Applications for Work Permits and Travel Documents
  • Family Reunification and Following to Join Petitions
  • Immigrant Visa Petitions for family members
  • Asylum applications
  • Applications for Permanent Residence

We also provide supports through the immigration process  for our clients such as 

  • Basic legal orientation
  • Assisting with lost/damaged immigration documents
  • Translating relevant immigration documents into a client’s preferred language
  • Providing guidance on fee waivers
  • Preparation for USCIS interviews

At this time, we are unable to provide assistance with removal proceedings or cases involving unaccompanied minors.


If you have questions, we’d be happy to speak with you. Please contact Gina Godfrey, Immigration Legal Fellow.