Immigration created the SIJ program is to help foreign children in the United States who have been abused, abandoned, or neglected. If you are a minor in the United States and have been abused, abandoned, or neglected by your parents, you may be eligible for Special Immigrant Juvenile status. The first step in the Special Immigrant Juvenile process is an order from a state court in the United States deciding:
Once you receive this order from the proper state court you may apply for Special Immigrant Juvenile status if:
If you believe you are eligible to apply for Special Immigrant Juvenile status, it is recommended you consult with an experienced immigration attorney. Contact Dorsett & Zapata, PLLC today for your free consultation.