Connecting immigrants with information, services and resources!


**Mexican Consulate Mobile Unit Visit to Pittsburgh**

We are pleased to announce that the Mexican Consulate’s Mobile Unit will be visiting Pittsburgh on June 8th and June 9th, 2024.  To schedule an appointment, or for any questions or further assistance please call Pittsburgh Hispanic Development Corportation at (412) 204-7193.

**Consulado Movil de Mexico en Pittsburgh​

Nos complace anunciar que la Unidad Móvil del Consulado de México visitará Pittsburgh los días 8 y 9 de junio de 2024. Para programar una cita, o si tiene alguna pregunta o necesita asistencia adicional, llame a la Pittsburgh Hispanic Development Corporation al (412) 204-7193.

Helping Refugees and Immigrants thrive in Allegheny County since 2014

Funded by the Allegheny County Department of Human Services

Helping Refugees and Immigrants thrive in Allegheny County since 2014

Funded by the Allegheny County Department of Human Services

What is ISAC?

With a single referral to ISAC, immigrants and service providers can connect with eight local agencies serving the immigrant community in Allegheny County.

ISAC partners include:

  • Jewish Family and Community Services (JFCS Pittsburgh)
  • Casa San Jose (a program of the Sisters of St. Joseph)
  • Literacy Pittsburgh
  • Family and Immigrant Connections of the Allegheny Intermediate Unit (AIU3)
  • South Hills Interfaith Movement (SHIM)
  • Bhutanese Community Association of Pittsburgh (BCAP)
  • Pittsburgh Hispanic Development Corporation (PHDC)

Each partner brings extensive experience in working with the county’s growing immigrant community and is committed to helping immigrants connect with information, services and resources to thrive in their new home.

Immigrants can expect to communicate with providers in their native language. 

Our Impact

Referrals for Services

Countries of Origin

Neighborhoods Served

Languages Spoken

Who is Eligible?

ISAC offers support to individuals who meet the following criteria.

Resides in Allegheny County

Faces language or cultural barrier to accessing resources

Belongs to one of the following classifications:

  • Immigrant
  • Child of immigrant
  • Individual from US territories
  • Natural born US citizen (Individual born and raised outside the continental US)

Eligibility for local resources may vary depending on the specific needs.

Getting Support

The first step to getting help is completing a referral form. Once our intake team receives the form and assesses your eligibility, we’ll connect with you to talk about your specific needs and challenges and connect you with the right resources or with a Service Coordinator for additional support.  Service Coordinators and Service Navigators will work with you to make referrals to service providers, help you navigate local resources, and help you understand what options are available to meet your needs. 

Office Hours

Drop in office hours. No appointments are required!

Office hours are offered at various times and locations to enable individuals to access support easily. In addition to being able to submit a referral for assistance in-person, staff at ISAC office hours can provide help with mail handling, phone calls, voicemail management and application submissions, among others. 

To access a printable PDF of our office hours, simply click on the button below.

Professional Training

Are you interested in team building, staff enrichment, or cultural education opportunities? Let us know!

JFCS Pittsburgh offers professional development training courses that are specifically tailored to meet the unique needs of your organization. To get started, simply click the button below. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at [email protected].


Thrilled to refer Carmen to ISAC. She was new to Pittsburgh, without a job or housing. She came to us for medical assistance. By making that one referral, she was able to connect to the right people. Witnessing her transformation from overwhelmed to empowered was truly fulfilling.

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