Immigration Resources

Alert: Most CHA centers and services will be closed during the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Please see this schedule for details.
Immigration Resource Guides

January 2019

Public Charge News:

  1. Nothing has changed...yet. If it does change, it will not be for a while.
  2. You can keep your current public benefits or sign up for ones you are eligible for. There are no penalties for using services at this time.
  3. Advocates are fighting against the proposed changes.

Public Charge Resources

Frequently asked questions at the national level: Protecting Immigrant Families

CHA Immigration Exams

Immigration Exams - USCIS immigration (Green Card) health exams, includes completion of Form I-693, 617-591-4660, CHA Assembly Square Care Center

Legal Assistance

Overview of Basic Rights (Translations available at these websites)

Legal Services

Social Services


English Language and Literacy Classes

Citizenship, General Information

Health Insurance/Access

Standard or REAL ID