Mission:

The Immigration Center for Women and Children (ICWC) is a non-profit legal organization providing affordable immigration services to underrepresented immigrants in California. ICWC strives to provide security and stability for children who are abused, abandoned or neglected and for immigrants who are victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and other violent crimes.

 
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Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

In 1994, Congress passed the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), creating special routes to immigration status for certain battered non-citizens.

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Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act (T and U Visas)

Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act (T and U Visas)

In 2000, Congress passed a law known as the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act (VTVPA), which created two categories of non-immigrant visas, U visa for victims of certain crimes and T visas for victims of trafficking.

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Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS)

Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS)

In 1990, Congress enacted federal law to assist certain undocumented children in obtaining lawful permanent residence through a special immigrant visa category known as Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS).

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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

The Immigration Center for Women and Children is proud to assist immigrant youth applying for DACA

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LOPC

LOPC

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ICWC U Visa Zoho Database

ICWC U Visa Zoho Database

Join more than 1,000 advocates nationwide on the ICWC U Visa Zoho Database (formerly called Google Doc).

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