Human Trafficking – More common than you think

Human Trafficking – More common than you think

July 28, 2014

Human trafficking is more common than we realize. Human trafficking is in fact modern day slavery.  Researchers have found that there are more human slaves in the world today than ever before in history.  There are an estimated 27 million adults and 13 million children around the world who areRead More

Immigration fraud & the new Immigration Restitution Fund

Immigration fraud & the new Immigration Restitution Fund

July 28, 2014

The New York Attorney General’s office has created the Immigration Restitution Fund to assist immigrants who were falsely promised citizenship, residency or other immigration related services by two well known Immigration Assistance Service Programs.   Are you an immigrant who was a client of  the International Immigration Foundation, Inc (IIF)Read More

Immigration fraud & the new Immigration Restitution Fund

Immigration fraud & the new Immigration Restitution Fund

July 28, 2014

The New York Attorney General’s office has created the Immigration Restitution Fund to assist immigrants who were falsely promised citizenship, residency or other immigration related services by two well known Immigration Assistance Service Programs.   Are you an immigrant who was a client of  the International Immigration Foundation, Inc (IIF)Read More

Program aimed at helping unemployed veterans

Program aimed at helping unemployed veterans

July 24, 2014

We’re still feeling the effects of the 2007 economic crisis.  As many people, continue to deal with a lack of employment or underemployment, veterans are finding themselves increasingly in this situation.   Of the 2.9 million long term unemployed people who were denied benefits this year – 285,000 of them areRead More

Online form helps you answer a debt summons

Online form helps you answer a debt summons

July 31, 2014

Every year, thousands of New Yorkers are taken to civil court for debt.   You can get taken to court for consumer debt by credit card companies, hospitals, banks, other people, or a company. In many cases, your consumer debt case may be sold to a collection agency.  The collection agencyRead More

Program aimed at helping unemployed veterans

Program aimed at helping unemployed veterans

July 24, 2014

We’re still feeling the effects of the 2007 economic crisis.  As many people, continue to deal with a lack of employment or underemployment, veterans are finding themselves increasingly in this situation.   Of the 2.9 million long term unemployed people who were denied benefits this year – 285,000 of them areRead More

Immigration legal clinic in Queens on August 9th

Immigration legal clinic in Queens on August 9th

July 31, 2014

On August 9th, the NYC Public Advocate, Letitia James in partnership with other local community elected officials and leaders will be hosting a free immigration legal clinic. The clinic will provide residents with the opportunity to receive a free legal consultations with legal aid lawyers specializing in immigration and criminalRead More

Immigration legal clinic in Queens on August 9th

Immigration legal clinic in Queens on August 9th

July 31, 2014

On August 9th, the NYC Public Advocate, Letitia James in partnership with other local community elected officials and leaders will be hosting a free immigration legal clinic. The clinic will provide residents with the opportunity to receive a free legal consultations with legal aid lawyers specializing in immigration and criminalRead More

Immigrant Youth Assistance Fair – July 26 and 27

Immigrant Youth Assistance Fair – July 26 and 27

July 22, 2014

The New York Immigration Assistance Consortium is hosting an Immigrant Youth Assistance Fair for this weekend.  The fair will provide an opportunity for immigrant youth to receive free legal consultations and referrals, along with with the ability to learn about different community groups and services that can assist them. PleaseRead More

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