Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees - Reporting Exploitation & Fraud

Reporting Exploitation & Fraud

Be very careful before paying 'notaries' ('notarios') or anyone making promises to change your immigration status or offer legal advice.

Only immigration attorneys and non-profits recognized by the US Department of Justice (provide link to the roster of agencies on DOJ website can offer legal assistance in immigration matters. 

To avoid becoming a victim or to safely report a scam, call the Catholic Charities operated New York State New Americans Hotline at 1-800-566-7636 (212-419-3737 for callers from outside of NY State).

Tap below to go to our website for links to other resources.

More resources for reporting exploitation & fraud

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