The Ukrainian Congress Committee of America – Western New York Branch (UCCA-WNY) will be coordinating our refugee relief efforts. UCCA-WNY includes Buffalo, Rochester and Syracuse
UCCA-WNY is working with the UCCA in Washington DC, New York City and Chicago to deliver correct, timely and consistent information. We are also working with the Ukrainian American Bar Association (Ukrainian Lawyers) and the US State Department.
ESL classes: https://www.upskill.org/learn-english
You can open a financial account at the credit federal credit union at the new pro building 562 Genesee St. in Buffalo without a Social Security number please call 716-847-6655 or go to their website
To apply for your family member to come to USA, you'll have to fill out I-134 form online at Declaration of Financial Support | USCIS, create account here and fill it up
Instructions how to fill it up and what documents you'll need find out at this link I-134, Declaration of Financial Support (uscis.gov)
Humanitarian Parolees are eligible for Medicaid, Food Stamps and Cash Assistance.
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Shestopalko Law Firm, (585) 506-7356, https://shestopalkolaw.com
Berger, Berger & Sobieski Law Firm, (716) 634-6500, www.USAvisa.net
Social services Buffalo
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