Are you an immigrant juvenile under the age of 21* who has been abused, abandoned, or neglected by one or both parents?

Eligibility for SIJS:

  • *Must be under the age of 18-21 depending on state of residence
  • Must be willing to work with family law attorney to obtain a SIJS special order
  • Must have never been married
  • Must be currently living in the US

Benefits can include:

  • Ability to apply for employment authorization card
  • Ability to apply for a travel authorization
  • Pathway towards lawful permanent residency


For more information, read through USCIS’s SIJS webpage, click here.