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How is the COVID-19 Pandemic Impacting the Immigration System as a Whole?

Posted on 03/30/2020 by Anonymous  |  Share

Joe Torres, from ABC7, speaks with Mario Russell with Catholic Charities on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sunday, March 29, 2020 1:44PM NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- Another week of the coronavirus pandemic means another week of changes for us here at Tiempo. Just like last week, we come to you today from one of the eyewitness news edit...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, Mario Russell, ABC7

GO ON GREEN

Posted on 01/21/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Catholic Charities Hotline Helps Undocumented Immigrants with DMV Questions

By Alice Garbarini Hurley

Now that the Green Light Law officially took effect across New York State on December 16, 2019, Catholic Charities has stepped in to help...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Supporting Immigrant Workers

Tags: the Immigrant & Refugee Services Catholic Charities, DMV, Licenses for Immigrants, Greenlight phone bank

Statement from Catholic Charities of New York on World Day of Migrants and Refugees

Posted on 10/1/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

(NY, NY) - September 29, 2019 - Monsignor Kevin Sullivan, the head of Catholic Charities of New York, issued the following statement today to mark World Day of Migrants and Refugees. 

“America’s strength has always derived from...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Catholic Charities Immigrant and Refugee Services

Univision and Catholic Charities New York Partner for Immigration Facebook Live Event

Posted on 09/13/2019 by Anonymous  |  Share

Facebook Live Forum on the Public Charge Rule
Foro sobre la Regla de "Carga Pública." Los expertos en inmigración respondieron sus preguntas en vivo.

Panel experts:

Dan Smulian, Catholic Charities of New York
Sarah Nolan, New York Legal Assistance Group
Hasab Shafiqullah, Legal Aid Society
Ernie Collette...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Univision: En Vivo con Caridades Católicas Abogado Dan Smulian

Posted on 09/11/2019 by jmark  |  Share

“Es importante no rendirse ante el pánico”: experto aclara dudas sobre la medida de carga pública

Univision CCNY Lawyer Dan Smulian Interview

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

El Diario: NYC desafía regla de ‘carga pública’ dando más asesoría a los inmigrantes

Posted on 09/10/2019 by jmark  |  Share

Coaliciones y organizaciones proinmigrantes, agencias de la Ciudad, El Diario y Univision 41 se unen en una línea especial de ayuda legal

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Immigration Public Charge Phone Bank Today

Posted on 09/10/2019 by jmark  |  Share

Know York Rights

Know Your Rights: Public Charge Rule Changes Flyer

by John-Mark de Palma

Are you concerned about public benefits and immigration? Call our toll-free phone bank today, September 10th at 1-800-566-7636, from 5:00pm...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Know Your Rights Phone Bank: Temporary Guardianship Today

Posted on 08/5/2019 by jmark  |  Share

Catholic Charities Immigration Hotline Legal Assistance Live with Univision

know your rights poster in spanish

by Jim Sliney Jr and John-Mark de Palma

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: know your rights, immigration assistance

Know-Your-Rights/Conoce tus Derechos: Catholic Charities Live on Telemundo

Posted on 07/29/2019 by John-Mark de Palma  |  Share

Catholic Charites New York Hotline on Telemundo from 5:00 PM -7:00 PM

Know your rights title card

We are partnering with Telemundo to provide a televised "Know Your Rights/Conoce tus Derechos" phonebank today, July 29, 2019. Call our hotline...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Green Light Bill Gets the Green Light from Albany

Posted on 06/20/2019 by admin  |  Share

Image: Everyone Get Your Driver's License Sign, Immigration
Image Credit: Dana Weiner, Catholic Charities of New York

Catholic Charities of New York Supports the New Law

by Sophia Theriault

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: immigration driver's license

Legal Aid, English Classes & More Canceled for Unaccompanied Immigrant Children

Posted on 06/6/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities NY Responds

By Alice Kenny

Legal aid along with English classes, recreation and more are now on the chopping block for unaccompanied immigrant children temporarily housed in federal migrant shelters, according to an...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Finding English & Citizenship Classes, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, Immigrant and Refugee Services cuts in legal aid, English classes for unaccompanied immigrant children, Mario Russell

Reflections from the Border: Part 5

Posted on 06/5/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

“God Is Still Close”


Benedictine Monastery, Tucson, AZ

The Department of Homeland Security is releasing thousands of detainees at the southern border to relieve overcrowding, overwhelming Catholic Charities agencies that serve these...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, Annie Kibrick, reflections at the Arizona border

Best Way New Yorkers Can Help Unaccompanied Immigrant Children

Posted on 05/31/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Volunteer at Catholic Charities

By Alice Kenny 

Wish you could help immigrant children we see in the news, those fleeing all alone to the safety of our shores?

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking, Supporting Immigrant Workers

Tags: Catholic Charities, best volunteer New York, unaccompanied immigrant children

Reflections from the Border Part 4: Catholic Charities NY in Arizona

Posted on 05/29/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

The Extraordinariness of the Ordinary

The Department of Homeland Security is releasing thousands of detainees at the southern border to relieve overcrowding, overwhelming Catholic Charities agencies that serve these immigrants. The increasing...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking

Tags: Richard Espinal, Catholic Charities NY, Arizona immigrants border

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