Legal Services for Community Members

Helping Families Prevent DeportatioN


Prepare Emergency Plans

  • Legal Consultations to screen for remedies in a person's immigration situation

  • Background checks for individuals with prior contact with the criminal justice system or immigration authorities

  • Legal Representation in affirmative applications for immigration status

  • Know Your Rights Presentations tailored to the specific needs of Sacramento's diverse immigrant communities

  • Family Preparedness Assistance for parents seeking to create emergency plans for their children in the event they are deported


Assistance or Representation for Individuals Facing Deportation

  • Legal Consultations for individuals detained by immigration & Customs Enforcement 

  • Legal Representation for individuals challenging immigration detention and seeking bond

  • Legal Representation for individuals in deportation proceedings



Report ICE Activity/Legal Consult for Detainee - Call Migra Watch Hotline at 916-245-6773. If you are an attorney and have a referral, email intake to

To Request Legal Assistance for a Non-Detained person - Call California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation's main line at 916-446-7901, Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services at 916-313-7604, and the Mexican Consulate M,W,F from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (you do not need to be a Mexican National to receive a general consultation) to schedule a free immigration consultation.