POSTPONED! Will be rescheduled soon! February 22nd: Community Attention Workshop on Foster Families, Children from Central America, and Support Networks

Community Attention, a foster care resource in Charlottesville, presents a workshop on supporting children and families in need at 3pm on February 22 in the Parish Hall of Church of the Incarnation.  This event is co-sponsored by Casa Alma Catholic Worker and Sin Barreras This bilingual workshop, for both English and Spanish speakers, will address foster care, as well as broader […]


The Mexican Consulate is Coming to Charlottesville March 11-13!

March 11-13, 8:30am-1:30pm Church of the Incarnation 1465 Incarnation Dr. Charlottesville, VA 22901 Make an appointment by calling  1-877-639-4835 or online You can also call our office with any questions or for help with making an appointment 434-531-0104  


Sin Barreras and The Haynes Law Group Announce Legal Consultations EVERY Tuesday!

Do you have questions about Criminal Cases or Traffic Offenses? Do you have questions about Divorce, Custody, Visitation, Child Support or Adoptions? Do you have questions about Immigration procedures or are you in the immigration process and do not know what to do? Do you have any questions concerning Real Estate or Landlord/Tenant? Do you […]

the women's initiative

The Women’s Initiative Offers Wellness Consultations in the Sin Barreras Office

Do you feel stressed or sad?  Do you have relationship problems with your family or children? The Women’s Initiative can help. They offer FREE individual consultations with a counselor at the Sin Barreras office twice a month. These sessions are designed to provide immediate assistance and are short term, including: Emotional support Help practice (how to […]


Services: DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) Applications

We are offering help with DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals)applications. DACA – Certain people who came to the United States as children and meet several key guidelines may request consideration of deferred action against deportation for a two year period. DACA Requirements- Under age of 31 as of June 15, 2012 Came to the United States before […]

The U.S. Department of State has announced a special refugee/parole program for minors in El Salvador, Guatemala & Honduras with parents who are lawfully present in the U.S.

Information about this program can be found on the State Department’s web site.  Access to this program must be initiated by the Qualifying Parent through an existing refugee resettlement agency such as the International Rescue Committee in Charlottesville (IRC).  There is no charge for this service.  Anyone who wishes to initiate the process of filing a CAM-AOR […]


Services: Obama Care/Affordable Care Act (ACA)

We are providing appointments to help with the Obama Care/Affordable Care Act (ACA) application or inquiries. Obama Care – In increasing quality, affordability, and availability of health insurance to uninsured Americans, Obama Care will also provide more benefits, rights and protection.