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Resources for migrants in Philadelphia City

Immigracion Services

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Driven by the Jewish value of “welcoming the stranger,” HIAS Pennsylvania provides legal, resettlement, citizenship, and supportive services to immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers from all backgrounds in order to ensure their fair treatment and full integration into American society. HIAS Pennsylvania advocates for just and inclusive practices.

Address: 2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103-1300
(215)832-0900

https://hiaspa.org/

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Esperanza Immigration Legal Services (EILS) was formed in 2009 with the mission to provide direct legal services, advocacy, and community education for underserved immigrants and their families so they have the opportunity to contribute to and participate in  American society.

Address: 4261 North 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140
(215) 324-0746

https://www.esperanza.us/eils/

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CCLSJ was founded as an act of collaboration between the Maryland Province of the Society of Jesus, the Diocese of Camden and lay ministers. We seek to promote justice for the poor and marginalized in the City of Camden and throughout Southern New Jersey. Together with our partners at HNCM, and in cooperation with the Bishop of Camden, we strive to provide essential services through our legal ministry to the immigrant community and the working poor.

Address: 126 N. Broadway (2nd Floor)
Camden, NJ 08103
Phone: 856-583-2950
Fax: 856-583-2955

https://camdenlawandjustice.org/immigration-services/

Health Care

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Puentes de Salud is a founded on the principles of social determinants of health and social justice. We believe that community health, wellness, and empowerment result from a collaborative, multidisciplinary effort to address the conditions in which we grow, learn, live, work, and age.

Address: 1700 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146
(215)454-8000

http://www.puentesdesalud.org/

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Our mission is to improve the overall health of qualified low-wage earning adults in Bucks and Montgomerycounties by providing free preventative and restorative dental services and oral health education

Address: 1775 Street Road
Southampton, PA 18966
info@healthlinkdental.org
Tel:  215-364-4247

https://www.healthlinkdental.org/

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The WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Program is available to pregnant and breastfeeding women, as well as to children up to the age of 5, without regard to immigration status. WIC provides nutritional information, food and other social services to pregnant women, mothers and children under five who are to be considered at nutritional risk. For information on the WIC Center closest to you, call 1-800-WIC-WINS.

 

https://www.pawic.com/

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Impulsados por el amor de Dios en Cristo Jesús, en cooperación con la Iglesia y otros, El Centro de Salud Esperanza es un ministerio multi-cultural que provee el cuidado médico holístico a la comunidad Latina y de bajo recursos en Filadelfia.

 

https://esperanzahealth.com/

English Classes

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Learning English is a key step in adapting to American life and becoming an active part of society. Better English will help you at work, in school, and in social situations. The Welcoming Center offers the following English classes free of charge:
English classes for all level learners from beginners to advanced.
Civics and Citizenship classes for English learners who are interested in learning more about American society or who are interested in becoming citizens.
Adult Basic Education and GED classes for those without a high school diploma or who want to improve their basic skills.

Address:

211 N 13th St
4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

215.557.2626

https://welcomingcenter.org/

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For nearly 95 years, NSC has remained the premier center for English language classes in the Greater Philadelphia Area. Nationalities Service Center is also Act 48 accredited by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Our most popular classes are our student-centered English as a Second Language (ESL) classes — we host beginning, intermediate, and advanced courses. Students’ language skills are assessed at registration and they are placed in one of seven levels of ESL classes. All of our classes are open to the public and taught on-site at NSC by highly motivated, experienced volunteer teachers who help students gain a richer understanding of US culture and society..

Address: Nationalities Service Center
1216 Arch Street, 4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215-893-8400

215.557.2626

https://nscphila.org/lap/esl-and-language-proficiency

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English as a Second Language (ESL) – many locations (see website).

 

https://libwww.freelibrary.org/

Disclaimer: Casa de Venezuela is not responsible for services rendered by the listed providers, this list is offered for guidance only and does not imply any type of endorsement.

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