Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center


Citizenship Clinic, APALC

A free workshop will be held for those who want to apply for U.S. citizenship at APALC, 1145 Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles.
APALC staff and trained volunteers will help qualified permanent residents (“green card holders”) complete their Applications for Naturalization (Form N-400) and assess eligibility for various waivers. Clinic participants receive a free copy of Citizenship 101: Your Guide to Citizenship, a comprehensive instructional DVD and workbook package.  The video is available in Korean, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Cantonese, Mandarin, Hindi, and English.

Citizenship 101

APALC releases "Citizenship 101: Your Guide to Citizenship," the latest version of its citizenship video along with a workbook.  The latest version is available online and is offered in seven languages.


For Legal Help

Advancing Justice - LA’s hotlines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, consumer, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights.

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356
도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583


Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.