The Department of Homeland Security
has given Haiti an 18-month designation of Temporary Protected Status (TPS).
Undocumented Haitians who were living in the United States on or before January
12, 2010 may be eligible for TPS.
Think you’re eligible for TPS? DCA urges you to protect
yourself from businesses that are not qualified to help you. To get correct
information and good advice, speak only to a reputable attorney or nonprofit
organization with attorneys on staff.
Get free forms for TPS and up-to-date information from U.S.
Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) in EnglishFrenchKreyol
Tips Get information from DCA on protecting yourself from
immigration scams in EnglishKreyol
Complaints Call 311 to file a complaint with DCA about a
business providing immigration services. 311 can take calls in many different
languages. You do not have to give your name or your immigration status in order
to make a complaint. Read about Mayor Bloomberg’s Executive Order 41.
You can also file a complaint with DCA online or
download the NYC law governing immigration service providers.