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Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA

Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA

June 21, 2016 at 7:57 pm 292 comments

Do you know how to report problems to FDA? This resource will inform you on how to report problems.  Below are some tips: 1. Report what happened as soon as possible after you discover a problem. Be prepared to provide the following information: names, addresses, and phone numbers of peopleRead More

What Children Should Expect in New York City Immigration Court

What Children Should Expect in New York City Immigration Court

May 16, 2016 at 6:29 pm 164 comments

What Happens When I Go To Immigration Court? Learn what to expect at your hearing in New York City Immigration Court and connect with legal service providers who may be able to assist with your case. Use this resource. Below is a video produced to guide children who are placedRead More

Elements of the Bronx Bench Workout, as demonstrated by Ana de la Cruz and Angel Lopez.  (Lizzie Ford-Madrid)

Make a Park Bench Your Gym This Spring

May 9, 2016 at 12:05 pm 1 comment

This post originally appears on City Limits.  The forecast for tomorrow calls for mid-70s and sunny. It’s time to put away the heavy fleece—and the excuses for not toning up a bit for the summer months. Forget that the gym is too expensive or that the hours are inconvenient orRead More

File a Complaint with DCA

File a Complaint with DCA

April 1, 2016 at 9:25 am 131 comments

Learn how to file a complaint with DCA, Department of Consumer Affairs and reasons why you would want to file a complaint. DCA licenses 55 types of industries, like contractors, used car dealers, parking garages. Remember to work with licensed businesses. Even if a business is not licensed by theRead More

When You Need Help With Immigration

When You Need Help With Immigration

March 1, 2016 at 2:35 pm 1 comment

  Know your rights about immigration laws.

Unemployment Insurance

Unemployment Insurance

February 29, 2016 at 6:19 pm 1 comment

When you need to know about unemployment insurance.

What Tenants Need To Know About Being Evicted

What Tenants Need To Know About Being Evicted

February 1, 2016 at 1:05 am 137 comments

If you work in New York this free video will help you understand your rights if you are being evicted from your home in New York City. A free video created by Legal Aid Society of New York.

Uncontested Divorce DIY Forms

Uncontested Divorce DIY Forms

January 11, 2016 at 9:30 am 129 comments

Get acquainted with the basics of “No Fault Divorce,” with the video below. If your divorce is “uncontested” (see the definition in the link) you can use the NY Court System’s Uncontested Divorce self-help form to produce divorce papers that you can file in court. Click on the accompanying videoRead More

What is DAPA?

What is DAPA?

January 1, 2016 at 9:12 pm 130 comments

What is DAPA? iAmerica provides a brief overview in this short video:  According to the NYC Office of Immigrant Affairs: Deferred Action is a federal government program that provides temporary protection from deportation. Deferred Action also allows you to apply for a Social Security number, work authorization, and special permissionRead More

Report Broken Sidewalks with NYC311 App

Report Broken Sidewalks with NYC311 App

September 21, 2015 at 10:00 am 0 comments

If you’re out and about and notice a broken sidewalk along the way, reporting it is easier than ever with the free NYC311 App for Android & Apple. You can file with just a few taps, add a photo, and get updates to your service request, all in the palmRead More