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Hey there, my family still resides in the Philippines and I’m arranging for my mom and sister to come visit later this year. My mom already has visa but my sister does not. 

 

My sister (32 yo) has a diagnosed mental heath disorder. It has caused her to stop schooling and ending up with no career. I’m worried that her proof of strong ties to the country might be weak. She does have a bank account to her name but its mostly just their allowance from me. The rest of my siblings has visas already, so a family appointment won’t work.

 

Any advice? Just really need confidence that she’ll get approved. 

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I am not sure what you expect anybody to say, but do let us know how it goes.


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If the rest of your family already has visas, that seems like it might be a good sign. Not having a job or any studies to come back to might make it harder. It's really just a matter of having her apply and seeing what happens.


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2 hours ago, Boiler said:

I am not sure what you expect anybody to say, but do let us know how it goes.

Should've also asked if anybody had similar experience. Thanks.

 

 

1 hour ago, millefleur said:

If the rest of your family already has visas, that seems like it might be a good sign. Not having a job or any studies to come back to might make it harder. It's really just a matter of having her apply and seeing what happens.

Yeah we're still definitely applying for a visa, we wouldn't know what will happen until we do. Thanks

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