The Los Angeles LGBT Center’s Immigration Law Project helps stabilize the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people who have survived persecution in their home countries because of their LGBT identity.
We may be able to help you if you fear harm in your country because you’re LGBT and you entered the United States in the past year or have a case before the Immigration Court.
Note: Our Legal Clinic assists people with other immigration-related issues such as permanent residency, work permits, etc.
- Assistance preparing applications for asylum, withholding of removal, or protection under the Convention Against Torture (CAT)
- Assistance with garnering supporting documents for applications, including country conditions
- Assistance preparing applications for employment authorization (“work permits”) for persons granted asylum, withholding of removal, and CAT
- Consultations with immigration attorneys
- Referrals to mental health services for survivors of persecution and torture.
Department Phone Number: 323-993-7670