Green Card for Victims of Abuse

  • VAWA self-petitioner – victim of battery or extreme cruelty, which may include the abused spouse of a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident, the abused child (unmarried and under 21 years old) of a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident, or the abused parent of a U.S. citizen.
  • An abused (victim of battery or extreme cruelty) spouse or child under the Cuban Adjustment Act - The abused spouse or child of a Cuban native or citizen.
  • An abused (victim of battery or extreme cruelty) spouse or child under Haitian Refugee Immigrant Fairness Act (HRIFA) - The abused spouse or child of a lawful permanent resident who received his or her Green Card based on HRIFA