All New Yorkers can access free and safe immigration legal help through ActionNYC at Queens Public Library. The City-funded program provides free immigration legal screenings and representation in your language, as well as referrals to other providers of legal and non-legal services.
ActionNYC is available to everyone living in New York City. Your immigration status does not matter or impact your ability to use ActionNYC services. Any information you provide when requesting or receiving services is confidential and will not be shared with anyone outside the program without your consent.
ActionNYC is a partnership between the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs and New York City Department of Social Services / Human Resources Administration. ActionNYC in Libraries partners include Brooklyn Public Library, New York Public Library, Queens Public Library, and Immigrant Justice Corps.
To schedule an ActionNYC appointment, please call ActionNYC hotline at 800-354-0365 between 9AM to 6PM, Monday to Friday. Or you can call 311 and say "ActionNYC,”. You can get an appointment at any participating locations. This hotline is free and anonymous, and help is available in over 200 languages.