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¿Se Habla Inglés? Say It in English!

Posted on 02/2/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

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Learning English is an essential step to becoming fully integrated into American society.

For those planning to become American citizens it is necessary to demonstrate the ability to...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Finding English & Citizenship Classes

Tags: New Americans Hotline, Immigration Help

Top Ten DACA Resources

Posted on 09/14/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

The fate of young immigrant “Dreamers” - dismal last week and brighter today - remains in flux after President Trump first announced he was ending the Deferred Action for Immigrant Arrivals (DACA) program and today announced he is...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: DACA, New Americans Hotline, WADO, UNIVISION, Volunteering, Catholic Charities Immigrant and Refugee Services

Catholic Charities’ Take on Immigration Politics

Posted on 08/2/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Immigration – The hot topic this election season!

But at Catholic Charities, every season, year in and year out and within the legal framework, we welcome and integrate immigrants and refugees as they transition to become new...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: immigration, New Americans Hotline, New York State

Afraid of ICE Raids? Call Our Phonathon Today

Posted on 02/4/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Frightened you or someone you know will be deported?  You are not alone.

Fear streaked through the immigrant community after the Department of Homeland Security announced stepped up deportations.  So Catholic Charities teamed with the...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: New Americans Hotline, ICE Raids, New York Immigration Coalition, UNIVISION, El Diario, Radio WADO

Don’t Let a Judge’s Temporary Stay Get in Your Way: PREPARE NOW for Immigration Reform

Posted on 02/25/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

 

You know the drill; the back and forth on immigration reform. Don’t let it get in your way. This time it was a Texas Judge Andrew Hanen’s recent ruling that put a temporary halt on President Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration. So instead of starting this month, changes in U.S. law to help immigrant parents, children, spouses,...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: children, Executive Action on Immigration, immigrant parents, Immigration Reform, Judge Andrew Hanen, New Americans Hotline, spouses

Human Trafficking: Don’t Look the Other Way

Posted on 02/6/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Join us this Sunday, February 8, as we raise awareness to this horror during the first International Day of Prayer and...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Anti-Trafficking Program, New Americans Hotline, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

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