Citizenship Clinic: Services for 2-49 Applicants

  • Date

    Feb 04, 2023
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Location

    YWCA of the Sauk Valley
    412 1st Ave, Sterling, IL 61081

  • Languages

    • English
    • Spanish

Services Offered

  • Citizenship Application Assistance (Form N-400)
  • Fee Waiver Assistance (Form I-912)
  • Reduced Fee Request Assistance (Form I-942)
  • Pro-bono Legal Consultations
  • Child Citizenship Application Assistance (Form N-600)
  • Scholarships for Qualifying Applicants

Documents Attendees Should Bring

  • Certified documentation of all arrests and/or convictions, reason of arrest, date, place, and disposition even if the charges were dropped, dismissed or expunged
  • List of children’s full names, dates of birth, countries of birth, current addresses, USCIS Alien Numbers (if have one)
  • Current spouse’s full name, nicknames or former names, date of birth, social security number, date & place of naturalization or Alien Number, date of marriage, address and name of employer
  • List of employment or school attendance history for the past 5 years with corresponding dates, addresses, and occupation
  • For Fee Waiver: Proof applicant is currently receiving a qualifying government benefit (SSI, Medicaid, food stamps, WIC, General Assistance, TANF) or most recent tax returns
  • Green card
  • List of home addresses for the past 5 years with corresponding dates of residence
  • List of all applicant’s trips abroad for the past 5 years with date left, date returned, and destination
  • Marriage Certificates, Divorce Certificates, and Death/Annulment Certificates for Spouses
  • Applicants’ parents’ full name, date of birth, and country of birth
  • All Passports used for travel abroad within the last five years – including expired passports
  • Prior spouse’s date of birth, country of birth, address, date of marriage, Alien Number, nationality, date marriage ended, reason for termination of marriage
  • Social Security Card

Costs of Services, Childcare, or Other Event Information

No fee for services. Applicants will be served on a first-come/first-serve basis. Individuals who meet qualifications could qualify for a scholarship to cover the filing fees. Must bring proof of income as well as all documents/information so application can be completed. Questionnaires available by calling (309) 732-0047 or emailing [email protected]

Parking or Additional Directions

Park in main lot of the YWCA. Will need to be admitted to building due to security - enter at main entrance

Registration Web Address or Phone Number


Whom should attendees contact for more details about the event?

Esperanza Legal Assistance Center, (309) 732-0047, [email protected]

Will Citizenshipworks be Used?