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.
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
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.
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: