This blogpost was originally posted on the NYIC blog. There are many citizenship clinics being held between September 17 – 22nd. The key to thriving communities is active participation. That’s why a top priority of the New York Immigration Coalition is ensuring that all New Yorkers are able to engage inRead More
This information was originally posted on the NYCCHR website. On September 3, 2015, the STOP CREDIT DISRIMINATION IN EMPLOYMENT ACT took effect, prohibiting most employers from checking applicants’ credit history to determine job worthiness. The Commission is conducting trainings to educate all individuals who could potentially be affected by thisRead More
Ruhi Maker and Barbara Van Kerkhove will be leading a community forum on mortgage lending on Long Island on September 18th, 2015. The event will run from 10:00am to 1:00pm and will be located at Touro Law Center, Faculty Conference Room 225 Eastview Drive Central Islip NY 11722. Learn about results and recommendationsRead More
LawHelpNY partner’s Legal Services NYC, New York Legal Assistance Group and other agencies are hosting a Legal Name Change Clinic on Tuesday September 15th. If you are interested RSVPs are welcome but not necessary. You should bring the following: Birth Certificate, Proof of divorce or family court documents, Certificates of dispositions. For moreRead More
New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) partners with NYC council member Mark Treyger for a community event in Coney Island. The event will take place on August 31, 2015, at the JCC of Greater Coney Island.
A pop-up enrollment center for IDNYC is coming to the Bronx; in place from August 17th, 2015 to September 2nd, 2015. The location of the pop-up enrollment center is 1634 Mahan Avenue (entrance on Middletown Road) Bronx, NY 10461. Make your IDNYC appointment on nyc.gov/idnyc New York City residents areRead More
Over half a million people are eligible to become citizens in New York. The NYC Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs in partnership with other agencies is hosting two workshops to help those who wish to become citizens get everything they need in order. These two workshops will take place inRead More
The forum will take place on Saturday June 5th, 2015 at Saint Matthews Church 1345 Lincoln Place, Brooklyn New York. There will be panel discussions, workshops, and more. Brooklyn Immigration Forum is sponsored by Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson, New York Legal Assistance Group, New York Immigration Coalition, and more.
Touro Law Center’s TLC Heart Disaster Relief Clinic is hosting a workshop on May 27, to help Super Storm Sandy victims navigate the process of having their flood insurance claims reviewed. The FEMA review process can be complex and lengthy. Take this opportunity to get some answers to questions you haveRead More
View image | gettyimages.com The topic of the roundtable will be The Struggle of Reentry. Barry Campbell, the Special Assistant to the President and CEO of the Fortune Society, will be the guest. Kindly RSVP to Gabriel Torres-Rivera at email@example.com Hosted by the Community Service Society of New York Time: Read More