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For more than a century, NSC has worked tirelessly to serve immigrants and refugees in Philadelphia. Our work is frequently covered by the media.

Assistant Secretary of State Julieta Valls Noyes (center) greets Margaret O’Sullivan, the executive director, at the NSC office. Photo by JESSICA GRIFFIN

NSC in the News

Praise and thanks for the lead resettlement agencies who helped welcome Afghans to the city — "not just to one agency but to all of Philadelphia, which in the midst of crisis proved itself again to be the City of Brotherly Love."

Federal eviction moratorium: extended until March 31stIn order to check if you are eligible and fill out the form visit: https://www...

100 Years of NSC

To celebrate our anniversary, we’re collecting stories from our past. If you’ve had any involvement with us, we want to talk to you! Did you work or...
You can help by sending fully supplied backpacks to NSC staff for distribution to immigrant and refugee children. It's simple! 1. Visit the website...
On July 7, 2020, NSC lawyers won a significant victory in German Santos v. Warden Pike County Correctional Facility, a precedential decision from the...

#SavePAIFUP

Because of Philadelphia’s strong leadership, the Pennsylvania Immigrant Family Unity Project (PAIFUP) provides publicly funded legal representation to...
Updates from Nationalities Service CenterMarch 12, 2020 - To keep NSC clients and staff healthy and safe, ESL classes and in-person appointments have...
We can still celebrate Philadelphia's diverse communities through food-- join us for #GlobalTastesOut on Wednesday, April 22nd!Started in 2007, Global...
NSC attorneys continue to take action to defend the rights of immigrants, file a petition for the release of immigrants from detention in York and...
Make a Safety PlanIf you are in immediate danger, call 911 and request an interpreter. Do not allow your children to serve as interpreters.Contact...
NSC is still operating during this time, though ESL classes and in-person appointments have been suspended until further notice.If you are seeking NSC...