Office of Immigrant Services

  • OIS-4Chattanooga
    Contact: Chelsea Markham Lyle – 5720 Uptain Road, Building 6100, Suite 4200, Chattanooga, TN 37411
    (423) 826-0663 or cmarkham@ccetn.org
  • Knoxville
    Contact: Alessandra Ceccarelli – 119 Dameron Ave., Knoxville, TN 37917 (865) 971-3550 or alessandra@ccetn.org
  • Contact: Laura Sanchez Ramirez – 119 Dameron Ave., Knoxville, TN 37917 (865) 971-3550 or lsanchez@ccetn.org

  • Tri-Cities
    Contact: Alma Vazquez – 1409 West Market St #109,  Johnson City, TN 37604
    (423) 328-0070 ext 104 or alma@ccetn.org

Do you have questions about immigration or need help with immigration issues? We are here to help. The Office of Immigrant Services provides low-cost assistance for those who cannot afford an attorney.

Our Office of Immigrant Services recently assisted Muna with the US naturalization application process. Muna, her husband and their three children entered the US as refugees from Sudan in 2001. On Friday, November 6, 2015, Muna attended the Oath Ceremony and was sworn in as a naturalized citizen.

Our Office of Immigrant Services recently assisted Muna with the US naturalization application process. Muna, her husband and their three children entered the US as refugees from Sudan in 2001. On Friday, November 6, 2015, Muna attended the Oath Ceremony and was sworn in as a naturalized citizen.

Our services include:

  •         Petitioning for family members
  •         Adjustments of status
  •         Renewing work permits
  •         Citizenship and naturalization
  •         Affidavits of support
  •         Replacement of immigration documents

We also provide referrals to immigrants in need of social services, and English/Spanish translations. If you are in need of one of these services, or if you have questions about immigration, please call to schedule a consultation.

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