Immigration Services

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Catholic Charities, Diocese of Wilmington, provides comprehensive and reliable immigration counseling to assist individuals and families in negotiating immigration and naturalization processes. Catholic Charities is fully recognized by the U.S. government’s Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA).

Our immigration staff handles Adjustments of Immigration Status, Consular Processing, Family Reunification and Family-based petitions, Employment Authorizations, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Fiancé Visas, and Citizenship/Naturalization applications. They also offer assistance to victims of human trafficking and immigrant victims of various crimes including domestic violence.

We also assist unaccompanied children, who arrive in Delaware and are placed with family members, in their immigration court hearings.

We are a member of Catholic Charities USA

Click here to learn more about this national network and read “And They Shall Know Us by Our Love”, a booklet produced by the Catholic Charities, Migrants and Ministry arm of Catholic Charities USA.

Any immigrant is eligible to receive services, regardless of status, documentation, or national origin.  Fees are nominal and can be reduced or waived based on the financial circumstances of the individual.


The Immigration Program provides help with:

  • Naturalization and Citizenship
  • Family based immigration
  • Permanent resident and  Immigrant Visa applications
  • Travel documents
  • Employment authorization
  • TPS Temporary Protected Status
  • Consular process
  • Renewal of Immigration Documents
  • Fiancé petitions
  • Translation of documents for Immigration purposes
  • Representation before the Department of Homeland Security and National Visa Center

Call the location closest to you for help from Catholic Charities Immigration Services, or if you want more program information.

New Castle County Office
2601 W 4th Street
Wilmington, DE 19805

Kent County Office
2099 S DuPont Highway
Dover, DE 19901

Sussex County Office
404 S Bedford Street, Suite 9
Georgetown, DE 19947

Eastern Shore Office/Seton Center
30632 Hampden Avenue
PO Box 401
Princess Anne, MD 21853

Click here to send an email for more information.

Click here to download an intake form to complete for your first appointment.

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Click here to donate to Immigration services online. If you prefer, mail a check to: Development Office, Catholic Diocese of Wilmington, P.O. Box 2030, Wilmington, DE 19899. Designate Immigration Services on the memo line.

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