Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House
Immigration/Refugees Assistance Program

Also Known As:Immigration Program
Address:10-25 41 Ave. Long Island City NY 11101
Telephone(s):718-784-7447 x113
World Wide Web: http://www.riissettlement.org


Services include ESL classes; English conversation hours: benefit counseling; community relations; cultural programs; immigration forms; education services; adult/literacy, children and youth; employment and training services; food/nutrition services, Share Food program; interpretation and translation services; senior citizens program; and youth services. Volunteers are needed.


Mon-Fri 10-5.

Eligibility Requirements:

Immigrant or refugee, regardless of immigration status.

Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheel chair ramp at entrance.

Services Offered:Benefits AssistanceCommunity Action / Social Advocacy GroupsEnglish as a Second LanguageImmigration / Naturalization Legal ServicesLanguage TranslationVocational EducationYouth Development
Languages Offered:Spanish
Target Groups(By Need):ImmigrantsRefugees / Entrants / AsyleesEnglish Language Learners