Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Helping New Americans Know and Understand Their Immigration Rights

CCNY Phone bank panel

By Jim Sliney Jr.

On Monday, September 9th and Tuesday, September 10th, there were two live phone banks offering free, safe, legal help for new...

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

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...

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Proposed Changes to Public Charge: Catholic Charities is Ready

CCNY Food Distribution

By Jim Sliney Jr.

A dear friend of mine lived a perfectly normal life until the age of 16. While an honor student in high school, she developed a rare, autoimmune...

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Univision: En Vivo con Caridades Católicas Abogado Dan Smulian

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

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

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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Immigration Public Charge Phone Bank Today

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...

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Living the Promise of Her Faith: Sister Norma Pimentel


Sister Norma Pimentel, Photo by USDA

By Jim Sliney Jr  

Sister Norma Pimentel is the executive director of Catholic Charities of...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Visits Catholic Charities Bronx Food Hub

CCNY Monsignor Sullivan with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

By Jim Sliney Jr

On Wednesday, August 28th, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez visited a Catholic...

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Three Documents That Might Save Your Children in an Emergency

Immigrant family in their home
By Jim Sliney Jr.

Families have few legal choices when it comes to who will care for or what will happen to their children in an emergency - and all of them are...

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What, if Suddenly, Immigration to the US Stopped?

abandoned farm

By Jim Sliney Jr

The conversation in America has turned, temporarily to the idea of #publiccharge. It isn’t kind or compassionate to talk about your fellow man in terms of...

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