Who We Are

Embracing the Gospel value of welcoming the stranger, CLINIC promotes the dignity and protects the rights of immigrants in partnership with a dedicated network of Catholic and community legal immigration programs.

A fun way to support CLINIC

If you're in the New York area, consider joining a fundraising reception honoring our board member, D. Taylor, president of UNITE HERE.

Friars Club
Thursday, Mar. 23, 2017
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

For more information and to RSVP, please contact Angelia Amaya by Mar. 9, 2017.

The Story of Us Documentary

CLINIC affiliates in Salt Lake City were featured in a documentary made for The Visionaries, an award-winning PBS-TV series.

The documentary, entitled The Story of Us, can play an important role in being a positive voice on immigration, which is so vital these days.

Watch the preview clip or request a full viewing.

Latest News and Blog Posts

by Lisa Parisio

As part of CLINIC’s Defending Vulnerable Populations Project, we are presenting an ongoing series of the stories of people who are placed at risk by their immigration status.

Meet Emmanuel, entrepreneur and DACA-recipient.

Posted: Feb. 27, 2017
Filed under: Blog

During an interview with Hoy, Jeanne Atkinson, CLINIC executive director, spoke up for undocumented youth, who are especially vulnerable because of the executive actions. Read the full article in Spanish here.

Posted: Feb. 14, 2017
Filed under: CLINIC in the News

The past 48 hours have demonstrated how quickly the U.S. immigration landscape can change. President Trump’s executive order banning individuals from certain countries entry into the U.S. has been severely criticized not only here but also around the world. As with his other recent executive orders, clarity, guidance, and even legality of the orders are in question. The current travel ban is limited to people from seven countries:

Posted: Jan. 30, 2017
Filed under: News Articles

Featured Resources

The “Unauthorized Practice of Immigration Law (UPIL): A State-by-State Overview of Legal Mechanisms to Combat these Deceptive Practice” resource is intended for immigration attorneys, recognized and accredited representative, and community-based organizations assisting noncitizen clients who have been victims of unauthorized practice of immigration law. 

Last updated: Feb. 27, 2017

The following is a simple summary of the main points of the enforcement guidance issued by the Department of Homeland Security Feb. 20 and DHS fact sheets of Feb. 21. More detailed legal analysis will follow.

Last updated: Feb. 27, 2017

The following is a simple summary of the main points of the enforcement guidance issued by the Department of Homeland Security Feb. 20 and DHS fact sheets of Feb. 21. More detailed legal analysis will follow.

Last updated: Feb. 27, 2017

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