SERVICES

FIRN offers a wide array of support services that serve the foreign born community. Career Development, help navigating the American job Market.

Health Care Navigators, certified health care navigators help clients find health care that is right for them.

Immigration Counseling 

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FIRN is an experienced, BIA (Board of Immigration Appeals) accredited provider of immigration counseling services at modest fees for those with limited resources.

We can help with:

  • Petitions for relatives and family reunification

  • Work authorization applications

  • Permanent residency applications

  • Citizenship applications and test preparation

  • Answers to immigration inquiries and referrals

  • Assistance with visa processing for relatives abroad

  • Assistance with travel documents

  • Affidavits of support

  • Immigration counseling

  • Guidance on immigration laws and regulations

  • Please bring any related documents to your immigration consultation.

Information & Referrals

 

FIRN provides information and referral services to our foreign-born neighbors in the following areas:
 

Human and Social Services:
This includes referrals to area human and social service providers; registering children for Head Start, information on enrollment for school and other educational programs; completion of application forms, etc.
 

Health:
Referrals to discount programs, government health and mental health services; assistance applying for discounts or payment plans for medical bills; referrals for prescription drug programs, dental care, and sexual assault and domestic violence centers; crisis counseling; preventative health counseling; and health materials in other languages.

Language Connections & Interpreting

 

FIRN’s Language Connections, is the only nonprofit interpretation and translation service in central Maryland.


Language Connections bridges the language gap by providing professional, culturally-sensitive interpreting and translation services for public agencies, businesses, and other organizations that work with the foreign-born. 

FIRN links with more than 50 Language Connections interpreters fluent in over 30 languages.

For interpreting and translation services Contact Us: 

443-276-3173
languageconnections@firnonline.org

For us to be able to help you with any of the services we offer you need to CONTACT US 

by calling 410-992-1923 and MAKE AN APPOINTMENT 

(we are unable to answer any questions on the phone or via e-mail)

COLUMBIA OFFICE (MAP IT)

5999 Harpers Farm Rd, Suite E-200 Columbia, MD 21044

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Fridays 9:00 AM - 4 PM
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

COLUMBIA OFFICE

Phone: 410-992-1923

Fax: 410-730-0113 

LAUREL / SAVAGE OFFICE (MAP IT)
9900 Washington Boulevard (Route 1) Laurel, MD 20723

Tuesdays ONLY 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

WALK INS - INFORMATION AND REFERRAL ONLY

LAUREL / SAVAGE OFFICE

Phone: 410-880-5917

Fax: 301-490-4547

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