Extreme flooding occurring in Central America has led U.S.
Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to reminding everyone of
immigration benefits available upon request to eligible nationals from
countries in that region. USCIS understands that a natural
disaster can affect an individual’s ability to establish or maintain
lawful immigration status. Temporary relief measures available to
eligible nationals from Central American countries that are currently in
the U.S. may include:
USCIS, Oct. 28, 2011.