Important Notice: 

While Maryland has moved into Stage II reopening plans, Catholic Charities has ongoing discussions about deliberate and thoughtful ways to operate in the safest possible manner for our colleagues, volunteers, communities, and individuals we serve. We continue to ask our wonderful volunteers to stay safer at home. Most of our services are still available via teleconference at the usual phone numbers. Our multilingual COVID-19 triage hotline may be reached at 667-600-2314.

El viernes 5 de junio a las 5 p.m., Maryland se mudó a los planes de reapertura de la Etapa II. Catholic Charities tiene discusiones continuas sobre formas deliberadas y reflexivas de operar de la manera más segura posible para nuestros colegas, voluntarios, comunidades e individuos a quienes servimos. Continuamos pidiendo a nuestros maravillosos voluntarios que se mantengan más seguros en casa. La mayoría de nuestros servicios todavía están disponibles por teleconferencia en los números de teléfono habituales. Para nuestra línea directa de triaje COVID-19 multilingüe, marque 667-600-2314.

  • Soon, we will be updating our Volunteer Portal with ways you can be a virtual volunteer, help from home, deliver goods and items, and more. 
  • All Esperanza Center programs are closed to in-person services. We are offering teleservices as follows:
    • Immigration Legal Services 667-600-2933
    • Educational Services 667-600-2943
    • Client Services 667-600-2401
  • The Health Clinic will be providing telemedicine services at 667-600-2942.
  • Multi-lingual health hotline: 667-600-2314

  • Todos los programas del Centro Esperanza están cerrados a servicios en persona, estamos ofreciendo tele servicios, llame a
    • Servicios Legales de Inmigración 667-600-2933
    • Servicios Educativos 667-600-2943
    • Servicios al cliente 667-600-2401
  •  La Clínica de Salud proporcionará servicios de telemedicina al 667-600-2942.

Immigration Services

ATTENTION: The Esperanza Center on S. Broadway is temporarily closed due to a fire in a nearby building. We are providing services at St. Patrick’s Assisi House at 1728 Bank St. Please call 667-600-2900 for additional information.

ATENCIÓN: El Centro Esperanza en S. Broadway está temporalmente cerrado debido a un incendio en un edificio cercano. Estamos brindando servicios en St. Patrick’s Assisi House en 1728 Bank St. Llame al 667-600-2900 para obtener información adicional.


Esperanza Center se ubica temporalmente en: 
Assisi House, 1728 Bank St.

Horas de atención: 
Lunes – Jueves: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Viernes: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

¿Preguntas? 667-600-2900

Esperanza Center has temporarily relocated to:
Assisi House, 1728 Bank St.

Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Questions? 667-600-2900

Updated 09/27/18

Click here to read about the fire.

 The Esperanza Center is a comprehensive immigrant resource center that offers hope and essential services to people who are new to the United States. Immigrants from all over the world have received important resources and compassionate guidance at the Esperanza Center since 1963. Our dedicated staff and volunteers provide services and referrals, ESL education, healthcare, and low-cost immigration legal services to thousands of immigrants each year.

El Esperanza Center es un centro de recursos que ofrece esperanza y servicios importantes a los inmigrantes de los Estados Unidos. Inmigrantes de todas partes del mundo han recibido recursos y guía compasiva en el Esperanza Center desde 1963. Nuestro equipo dedicado provee servicios y referencias, clases de inglés, atención médica y servicios legales a bajo costo a miles de inmigrantes al año.


Immigration Services at a Glance

immigrants received health care at our clinic rather than using emergency rooms.
unaccompanied minors were reunited with family or sponsors in FY18.
individuals participated in ESL, computer literacy and citizenship classes.

Immigration Services in the News, Stories & Testimonials

Awaiting a homecoming, Esperanza focuses on its mission

July 23rd, 2020|

September 7, 2018. That’s the day the Esperanza Center suffered extensive damage from a fire at the neighboring business, Budeke's Paints, in the 400 block of South Broadway, in Baltimore's Fells Point neighborhood, forcing the [...]

DACA decision means families stay whole, workers stay employed

June 18th, 2020|

The Supreme Court’s decision to prevent phase-out or shutdown of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, means families can stay together, recipients won’t lose their jobs, and industries won’t lose valuable employees. [...]

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