National Immigrant Justice Center
208 S. LaSalle St., Suite 1300, Chicago, IL 60604
DREAMer Resource Hub
- Legal help & free clinics
- Eligibility for Deferred Action
- Questions about Deferred Action for DREAMers
- Immigration fraud
- Help paying for application fees
- Government updates
- GED information
- Resources for those who have received DACA
- Other resources
Attend one of NIJC's free legal clinics for immigrant youth and get help completing and filing your deferred action application. Most of our clinics are in Chicago, but we occassionally offer them in other cities. Download a basic FAQ about our clinics and check our calendar for upcoming clinic dates.
NIJC offers legal consultations for DREAMers and their families at our Chicago office by appointment every Wednesday. Call (312) 660-1370 or email us to make an appointment.
At DREAMerJustice.org individuals can complete a self-assessment to determine if they are eligible for deferred action and find qualified legal service providers to help with their application.
Here is information about upcoming pro bono legal clinics and workshops for DREAMers:
Frequently Asked Questions about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Six Reasons to Consider Applying for DACA, Educators for Fair Consideration
Guide for DREAMers Applying for DACA, Educators for Fair Consideration
How Will DACA Help Me?, Immigrant Legal Resource Center
There are some projects that hope to help DREAMers pay for application fees.
The Immigrant Youth Justice League’s facebook page has frequent updates on financial assistance programs, as well as scholarships targeted at DREAMers.
Life After DACA: Obtaining a Social Security Number, Transferring Your Credit History, and Rescinding your ITIN, Labor Council for Latin American Advancement
Applying for a Social Security Number, Social Security Administration
Documents needed to apply for an Illinois driver's license, Illinois Secretary of State
DACA and Your Workplace Rights, National Immigration Law Center