DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals)

Updated Community Advisory Regarding the Status of the DACA Program - March 5th, 2018

Click here to read the advisory

 

DACA Applications are Currently Being Accepted

USCIS is currently accepting DACA renewal applications, as well as applications from DACA eligible community members whose DACA status has expired (here is a link to their announcement). In response to this development, NWIRP and our partners at Perkins Coie will be holding free DACA renewal clinics in Seattle, as well as hosting free clinics in our Wenatchee (upcoming clinics on 3/1 and 3/14 at 3pm) and Granger offices. Our Granger office also will accept DACA renewal walk-ins on February 23nd and March 23rd.

Call 1-855-313-7326 to schedule an appointment in our Seattle office.
Call 509-570-0054 to schedule an appointment in our Wenatchee office.
Call 1-888-756-3641 to schedule an appointment in our Granger office.

 

Financial Support

Our partners at Mission Asset Fund are accepting applications for scholarships to pay for the renewal application fee at this link.
 

Other Important Links

DACA Application Forms - A list of the forms required by USCIS in order to appply for DACA

New Scholarship to benefit undocumented students - TheDream.US and the University of Washington have partnered to provide scholarships for undocumented students.

State Financial Aid for Undocumented Immigrant Youth - from Ready Set Grad

List of Scholarships that Don't Require Proof of U.S. Citizenship or Legal Permanent Residency - from Educators for Fair Consideration

City of Seattle DACA Resources - Several helpful resources from the City of Seattle

Mental Health Toolkit - from United We Dream

DACA and Workplace Rights - from National Immigration Law Center

Understanding the Criminal Bars to Deferred Action - from Immigrant Legal Resource Center