Unidos Frequently Asked Questions

3/28/19

What kind of immigration services do we offer?

Unidos does not offer any immigration services, though, our neighbors, Lutheran Community Services Northwest are a great resource for any questions you may have. You can also check out American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) for information regarding immigration legal services. 

  

What are some services does Unidos not provide?

We do not have caseloads or individual services.

We’re not a social service agency.

We do not offer free English classes.

 

Who are we? 

Unidos Bridging Community (Unidos) is a community-based, non-profit organization serving Yamhill County, Oregon.  Established in 2012, it promotes the integration, participation, representation, and success of Latino individuals and families in Yamhill County while building bridges of understanding and support among Latinos and non-Latinos.

The work of Unidos is accomplished through education of community members, policy and community advocacy, immigration support, and leadership development in an environment where collaboration and relationship-building is essential.

Read more here

 

What do we do?

As we are not a social service organization, Unidos serves its mission through community programs. Our most active programs currently include Free Citizenship Classes, Policy Advocacy, Law Enforcement Relations Team (aLERT), Latinas: Together in Community, and Latino Advocacy Coalition. 

 

How can I get involved?

Fill out our website contact form if you are interested in volunteering with Unidos.

  

Who do I contact for citizenship classes?

To sign up for Citizenship Classes, call Araceli or Carla of Lutheran Community Services Northwest at (503) 472-4020. 

To be a volunteer, email Jules Martinez-Plancarte, Unidos' Community Engagement Coordinator. 

 

When are Unidos’ office hours?

Due to our current staff capacity, we do not have regular hours. Generally, someone will be at the office from 9-5 Monday-Friday but appointments are always preffered.

If we are not at the office, here are some ways to contact us.

 

What is the best way to contact Unidos staff?

Email is the best way to contact Unidos staff.

 

Do we offer interpreting or translation services?

 Unidos does not offer interpreting or translation services.

 

 

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