Resources for Filling out Form I-589

This page includes links to reputable resources to assist in filling out the Form I-589, Application for Asylum, Withholding of Removal, and Protection Under the Convention Against Torture.

Abajo se encuentra recursos para llenar el formulario I-589 en español. Esta página incluye links a recursos confiables para ayudar en llenar el formulario I-589, Solicitud de Asilo, Detención de Deportación, y Protección Bajo la Convención Contra la Tortura.

If you are from Afghanistan and interested in applying for asylum, please read USCIS’s website for information specific to Afghans.

Pro Se Asylum Resources

Form I-589 Instructions
This link goes to the Instructions that accompany Form I-589, Application for Asylum published by USCIS.

The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) has created translations of these instructions in Dari and Pashto.

Click here for a translation of these instructions in Dari.

دستورالعمل به زبان دری

Click here for a translation of these instructions in Pashto.

لارښوونې په پښتو ژبه

Self-Help Guide to Seeking Asylum
This self-help guide was published as a collaboration by several organizations, and is available in English, Spanish, and French.

Asylum Guide for Immigrants Seeking Asylum in Immigration Court
This guide is specifically for people seeking asylum before an immigration court. This resource was created in California.

Asylum Toolkit For Pro Se Afghan Applicants
This guide was created by the American Bar Association (ABA) and HIAS for Afghans seeking asylum without the assistance of an attorney. This guide was last updated in March 2022.

Afghan Asylum 101 Video in Dari, Pashto, and English
These videos were created by the American Bar Association (ABA) to provide information for Afghans interested in applying for asylum.

دا ویډیو په پښتو ژبه هم شته

این ویدیو به زبان دری موجود است

Information on Refugee Status and Immigration Pathways
This link goes to a self-help website created by the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP). This page includes information in Spanish, Dari, Pashto, and Ukrainian.

Ver esta página en español.

دا ویب پاڼه په پښتو ژبه وګورئ

این صفحه وب را به زبان دری بررسی کنید

Переглянути цю сторінку українською мовою.

Informacion en Español

Formulario e Instrucciones
Este link va a una página con el formulario e instrucciones para solicitar asilo. El formulario solo es oficial en ingles, y no se lo puede entregar en español.

Manual de Asilo del Instituto Vera (Vera Institute)
Este manual fue publicado por el Instituto Vera para ayudar a la gente solicitando el asilo.

Información Basica sobre el Asilo del Instituto Vera (Vera Institute)
Este link contiene información básica sobre el asilo.

Guia de Solicitar Asilo en la Corte de Inmigración
Este manual fue creado específicamente para la gente que tienen casos en la corte de inmigración. Este manual fue creado en California.