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Upcoming Immigration-related Workshops and Clinics
Free Immigration Consultation Clinic, 2 pm, March 4, 2018, Silver Spring, MD -  English, Espanol, Francais 
Free Immigration Consultation Clinic, 10am-12pm, March 16, 2018, Consulate of Honduras, Washington, DC - English, Espanol, Francais
Citizenship Application Workshop, 10am-2pm, March 10, 2018, Rockville Library, Rockville, MD - English, Espanol, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese 

Update: Frequently Asked Questions (as of 2/16/2018)
In light of recent developments in immigration policy, we have updated our FAQ resource to include Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and DACA information.  Access it HERE.
Winter 2018 Programs 
Check out our new classes and programs for winter 2018, as well as offerings from our community partner organizations.  Registration has started at Gaithersburg Library, and many registration dates are coming up in Wheaton and East County.
Gilchrist Center's Wheaton Site Has Moved
The Gilchrist Center in Wheaton has moved!  Our new address is Westfield South Buildilng ͕͕͔͔͖at 11002 Veirs Mill Road, 5th Floor, Wheaton, MD 20902.  The new site is close to the Wheaton Metro and bus stops.  Click HERE for a map.
Montgomery County's Citizenship Initiative  
Visit our Citizenship page to learn about Montgomery County's collaboration with Cities for Citizenship, a coordinated communications and outreach campaign to encourage eligible community members to naturalize this year.

Quick Start Guide

               Quick Start Guide for Immigrants in Montgomery County, MD
In a quick glance, the "Quick Start Guide for Immigrants in Montgomery County, MD" offers the top resources immigrants and newcomers may need when getting started in Montgomery County. The guide is available in  EnglishSpanishFrenchKorean, ChineseVietnamese and Amharic.


About Us

The Gilchrist Center is Montgomery County's official welcome center for immigrants and newcomers.

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The Gilchrist Center offers a variety of programs and services to the Montgomery County community.

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Resources and Publications

Links to useful community resources and service providers that will meet your needs.

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Charles W. Gilchrist Immigrant Resource Center 240-777-4940
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