Supporting Immigrant Workers

Event Cancelled: NYC City Council Speaker Candidate Forum on Human Services

Note: This Event Is Cancelled


"The NYC Council Speaker Candidate Forum on Human Services scheduled for November 13, 2017 from 6-8pm at the New School has been cancelled due to unforeseen...

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NYN Media will honor 50 of New York’s most prominent and accomplished leaders in human services, health...

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Life on the Frontlines of Immigration Reform

Jumping the High Dive to Rescue Lives

By C. Mario Russell, Esq.
Director of Immigration & Refugee Services
Catholic Charities NY


Just over a month has passed...

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New York State Constitutional Convention Forum

Join us for an informational forum that will feature...

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Day Laborers Mobilize to Direct Donations Straight to Mexico & Puerto Rico

“We Need to Share the Little We Have”

Day laborers dressed in yellow traffic vests to protect them as they work along busy roadways formed a human chain this past weekend...

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Getting Permission to Work in the US

WARNING: Many agencies advertise that, for a price, they can get work permits for immigrants who lack legal immigration status. These may not be valid.  When fraud is suspected, call the Catholic Charities-operated New York State New Americans Hotline to make a confidential...

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What to do About Wage Theft

Wage theft is the illegal underpayment or non-payment of wages owed to workers. When you don’t receive all the wages you have earned the first step is to bring it to your employer’s attention, as hopefully it was only a mistake. However, if it turns out you’re a victim of wage theft, unlawful...

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Job Preparation & Placement

Finding work is hard but Catholic Charities is here to help. If you have obtained status as a refugee, asylee, victim of trafficking, or other humanitarian process, we help write resumes, develop solid interview skills and teach you how to search for a job. We also set up job interviews matching...

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Help for Day Laborers

Catholic Charities helps day laborer men and women earn a living, contribute to society and become part of their communities. in partnership with the Day Laborers we provide educational workshops, leadership training, and opportunities for economic empowerment. Some programs teach OSHA approved...

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