Contacting the New York State New Americans Hotline

Groundbreaking “Pro Bono Project” Increases Legal Services for Immigrants

How This New Site & Our Volunteers Can Make a Difference

Free legal services for low-income, vulnerable immigrants multiplied dramatically thanks to a groundbreaking initiative,...

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Catholic Charities’ Phone Bank & Facebook “Public Charge” Live Event Reaches 14,000

Indicates Immigrants’ Concern & Confusion


More than 14,000 people concerned about the U.S. Administration’s proposed “Public Charge” immigration rule connected through a free phone bank and Facebook Live event hosted last week by Catholic Charities NY and...

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NY Bar $15K Award Helped Catholic Charities Expand Immigrant Legal Services for Children

Gave Hope of Reunification to Parents Separated from Their Children

Foundation Board member Martin Minkowitz (second from left) with (L-R) Emma Doughty, Martin Minkowitz, Kelly Agnew-Barajas,...

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Attention Immigrants: Call Our New Americans Hotline for Help

Free, Confidential and Here for You

Our New Americans Hotline is here to help!


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How to Get Help to Separated Immigrant Families Reunited in New York

Please Share This Information if You Know a Family in Need

By C. Mario Russell, Esq.

Director, Immigrant and Refugee Services

Catholic Charities Community Services...

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Free Immigration Legal Services in New York

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Once again, Catholic Charities NY is offering:

  • Free Immigration Legal Consultations for All
  • Free...

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Statement on Recent Immigration Policy Changes

By Monsignor Kevin Sullivan
Executive Director, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York

The federal administration’s recent decision to separate children from their parents at the border...

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First Kate Spade. Now Anthony Bourdain

Making Sense – and Coping – with Recent Suicides

With sorrow and sympathy, we pray for Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade and all whose sadness cuts so deep they contemplate acts of pure desperation.  We...

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Undercover Investigation Snags Predators Preying on Desperate Immigrants

Hotline Tip Leads to Fines and New Protections

Thanks to a tip passed on by staff at our Catholic Charities-manned NY State Immigration Hotline, the NYC Consumer Affairs...

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The 82nd Annual CYO Club of Champions Tribute

Each year this annual event raises money to support the Catholic Youth Organization (CYO). CYO serves tens of thousands of young people each year through athletic, social, spiritual...

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