How You Can Help

Please join our community of committed, fearless volunteers! There are so many ways for you to engage, from representing a detained asylum seeker to spending a week in Texas with a volunteer team. Some opportunities are for pro bono attorneys, while others seek volunteers with a wide variety of skills to help with things like interpretation or to provide professional mental health evaluations for trauma survivors.
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Where We Work

The Justice Campaign and its partners currently need volunteers to help individuals detained in the following locations:


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Have a question about volunteering? Need help? Contact us.

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WE need you!

Only 14% of immigrants in detention have access to counsel. For certain isolated detention centers, that number plunges to a mere 6%. Please join our movement to assist immigrants in need by learning about our local partners and volunteering your time. See this NPR piece detailing how legal representation changed the fate of a father who first came to the U.S. nearly two decades ago.


Denver, CO: Denver Contract Detention Facility
The Rocky Mountain Immigrant Advocacy Network (RMIAN) provides free immigration legal services to individuals in civil immigration detention. Learn more.

Newark, NJ: Elizabeth Detention Facility
The Immigrant Rights Program of the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) provides direct representation to detained immigrants. Learn more.

Dilley, TX: South Texas Family Residential Center
The Dilley Pro Bono Project (DPBP) operates a non-traditional model of legal services that directly represents detained immigrant mothers and children. Learn more.

View complete partner list.