ADVOCACY - IMMIGRANTS

See also Legal Services

§ Connecticut Immigrant Rights Alliance

CIRA exists to facilitate the efforts of organizations and individuals in Connecticut who are working to improve the lives of immigrants in our society. 

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Connecticut-Immigrant-Rights-Alliance/569482103071676#

 

§ American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

https://www.aclu.org/affiliate/connecticut

 

Raids/What happens if law enforcement are at your door:
https://www.aclu.org/know-your-rights

 

ACLU
125 Broad Street, 18th Floor New York, NY 10004
Tel: (212) 549-2500

§ National Immigration Legal Services Directory

https://www.immigrationadvocates.org/nonprofit/faq/

 

§ Catholic Charities

http://www.ccaoh.org

In CT:                  (860) 297-7800

Hotline NY: (800) 566-7636

 

§ Other Resources for Immigrants

The New York Immigration Coalition: 

http://www.thenyic.org/

(212) 627-2227


The New Sanctuary Coalition for New York (La Nueva Coalición Santuario para Nueva York):

(646) 395-2925

http://www.newsanctuarynyc.org


Local options to protect immigrants: https://www.ilrc.org/sites/default/files/resources/local_options-20161215.pdf

 

§ Legal assistance/Information


http://immigration.lawyers.com/general-immigration/legal-rights-of-illegal-immigrants.html

 

Statewide Legal Services

www.slsct.org      (800) 453-3320

 

CT Legal Services

www.connlegalservices.org    (203) 721-8556

 

Civil Rights Hotline   (800) 798-0671

 

Berkshire Immigration Center

berkshireic.com     (413) 445-4881

 

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