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Immigration News

Executive Order on Rebuilding and Enhancing Programs to Resettle Refugees

Read President Biden's full statement on Rebuilding and Enhancing Programs to Resettle Refugees and Planning for the Impact of Climate Change on Migration

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Housing Updates

Federal eviction moratorium: extended until March 31st

In order to check if you are eligible and fill out the form visit: https://www.allianceforhousingjustice.org/understand-cdc-eviction-moratorium...

NSC News

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 volunteer at NSC? Did we resettle your family? Have we helped you in any way?

If so, please get in touch!

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Donate Backpacks!

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 below and pick out the backpack kits you would like to give: https://...

Immigration News

German Santos v. Warden Pike County Correctional Facility

On July 7, 2020, NSC lawyers won a significant victory in German Santos v. Warden Pike County Correctional Facility , a precedential decision from the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. NSC’s client, Jose German Santos, was a lawful permanent resident who had been detained in ICE custody for...

Immigration News

#SavePAIFUP

Because of Philadelphia’s strong leadership, the Pennsylvania Immigrant Family Unity Project (PAIFUP) provides publicly funded legal representation to immigrants in court. Publicly funded attorneys are supported by an overwhelming majority...

COVID-19 Resources

Updates from Nationalities Service Center

March 12, 2020 - To keep NSC clients and staff healthy and safe, ESL classes and in-person appointments have been suspended until further notice. NSC clients should contact their case manager by phone for the time being. To read the full...

#GlobalTastesOut

We can still celebrate Philadelphia's diverse communities through food-- join us for #GlobalTastesOut on Wednesday, April 22nd!

Started in 2007, Global Tastes is Nationalities Service Center’s most important fundraiser of the year and is an exciting event featuring global...

NSC News

NSC Attorneys file a petition for the release of immigrants from detention in York and Pike

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 Pike

Nationalities Service Center, working with the law firm Gian-Grasso, Tomczak & Hufe, filed a Petition for Habeas...