Centro para Familias Hispanas is the Hispanic Center of Catholic Charities located in Raleigh. The center provides social services to Spanish speaking families living in Wake and Franklin counties. Services are provided to those of all faiths, or no faith tradition.
For more information about the programs offered at Centro para Familias Hispanas, please visit the program website.
We are able to assist in the completion and submission of various legal documents including: Applications for Citizenship, Naturalization, and Family Unification. Our professional staff also provide informational sessions to parish and community groups on immigration rights, responsibilities, and current immigration issues and resources.
Please be advised, our staff are not able to represent families during legal proceedings. All cases related to deportation or a removal situation are referred to the NC Justice Center.
Please contact Luisa Martin-Price, DOJ Accredited Representative, by email
Luisa.MartinPrice@Raldioc.Org or at 919-861-7441 to schedule an appointment
Rafael Lopez, DOJ Accredited Representative, by email
Rafael.Lopez@Raldioc.Org or at 919-286-1964 to schedule an appointment
Mondays only, from 10 am to 4 pm.
Volunteers play a very important role in the services that Catholic Charities provide. Volunteers work with poor and vulnerable families of all faith traditions, and quite a few only Speak Spanish.
Throughout our 5 regions we have volunteers working in the following capacities: filing, reception, working in the food pantry (stocking shelves with food, organizing and implementing logistics for food donations and distribution), entering data, and organizing donated clothes.
Volunteers can also be trained to assist with our Family Support Services program. Some responsibilities include: conducting screening interviews to identify clients’ needs, assisting in the ESL or GED classes, assisting with resume writing, and working in the childcare area.
To find out how you can volunteer, please contact Centro para Familias Hispanas at 919-873-0094.
- Rafael Lopez, an Accredited Representative of Immigration Services with Catholic Charities, receives the Latin American Excelente Award August 31st, 2020 Rafael Lopez who is originally from San Salvador in Salvador, immigrated to the United States when he was only 19 years old. Like many Salvadorians in the United States, he immigrated to escape the repression and violence associated with the onset of civil war. When Lopez arrived in the United States in 1990, he didn’t […] Read more...
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