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Center for Citizenship and Immigrant Communities

Spotlight on Integration: 6 Part Series

Looking for ideas to promote and encourage immigrant integration within your community? CLINIC offers this 6 part series that spotlights immigrant integration initiatives across our network. Learn the definition of immigrant integration, its importance for our network and nation, and how it can be promoted locally. Featured programs encourage relationships between the receiving community and immigrants, give elderly refugees a place to use skills gained in their home countries, and connect asylees with available resources.

What's In It For Me? The Insider's Guide to the CLINIC & LawLogix Partnership

March 13, 2012
What's In It For Me? The Insider's Guide to the CLINIC & LawLogix Partnership

 
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time 
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Pacific Standard Time Cost:  Free
Get the inside scoop on what the CLINIC and LawLogix exclusive partnership means for current and new LawLogix users in CLINIC's network of affiliates.  Learn more about:

CLINIC Announces Updated Naturalization Guide

CLINIC is pleased to announce our updated handbook, Strategies for Naturalizing the Most Vulnerable Applicants: A Guide to Helping Refugees and Immigrants Who Are Elderly, Disabled, Low-Income, Low-Literate, and Limited English Proficient.  The handbook, initially released in 2008, has been updated to reflect the latest naturalization policies and procedures.  It discusses English exemptions, due consideration, reasonable accommodations, disability waivers, oath waivers, fee waivers, and expedited processing.  It also contains approximately 30 links to various references and resources such as USCIS policy guidance and sample letters. The handbook is available here as a free resource on the CLINIC website.

Citizenship and Civic Participation Toolkit

This toolkit contains a variety of resources collected and produced through CLINIC’s citizenship projects.  It is designed to assist agencies providing citizenship services and civic participation opportunities for the most vulnerable applicants.

Making Technology Work for Your Program Part 4: Network Technology Innovations

April 24, 2012
Making Technology Work for Your Program Part 4: Network Technology Innovations
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time 
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Pacific Standard Time Cost:  Free

Making Technology Work for Your Program Part 3: Case Management Software

March 27, 2012
Making Technology Work for Your Program Part 3: Case Management Software
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time 
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Pacific Standard Time Cost:  Free

Making Technology Work for Your Program Part 1: Introduction to Office Technology Tools

January 31, 2012
Making Technology Work for Your Program Part 1: Introduction to Office Technology Tools 
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time 
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Pacific Standard Time Cost:  Free

Board of Immigration Appeals Agency Site Recognition and Accreditation: Concerns and Trends

Board of Immigration Appeals Agency Site Recognition and Accreditation: Concerns and Trends December 22, 2011  9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time  
6:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time Cost: $50; Free for CLINIC affiliates paying annual dues

Naturalization Group Application Workshops

Held on November 17, 2011.  What are the benefits of naturalization group application workshops?  How can you plan for a successful event?  This webinar discusses workshop models and approaches; planning for a workshop; and stages of the workshop event.  Speakers also provide tips for working with the media and recruiting volunteers.  The presenters are Laura Burdick, Naturalization Project Coordinator, CLINIC and Lizette Marquez-Escobedo, National Director of Civic Engagement, NALEO Educational Fund.

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